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Re: TEI xptrs as URLs?

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@ebt.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Jan 1997 15:02:34 -0500
Message-Id: <199701282002.PAA13412@nathaniel.ebt>
To: tallen@fsc.fujitsu.com
CC: tallen@fsc.fujitsu.com, w3c-sgml-wg@www10.w3.org
>| >How may TEI extended pointers be expressed as URLs?
>| We've already shown some different possible syntaxes...
>| one with TEI pointers as fragment specifiers and the other
>| with the pointer as part of the URL itself (David
>| and I had a length debate about these recently!!).
>I think one and only one syntax should be chosen (preferrably by
>the TEI folks rather than the SERB).

I think both *type* have a place.

Fragment ID's can be used for client-side sub-document addressing,
and URL addressing can used to identify objects at a finer granularity 
than entities/documents.

They could share a common syntax, I agree.
Received on Tuesday, 28 January 1997 15:04:25 UTC

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