Re: uri-comp draft necessary?

Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
> * Tim Bray wrote:
>>At several points during yesterday's TAG call, Dan claimed repeatedly 
>>that URIs a and b are equivalent if (strcmp(a,b)==0) equal, otherwise 
>>not, end of story.  If we believe this, we can discard the uri-comp 
>>draft entirely right now and I won't put any more work into editing it. 
>> Do we believe this?
> No, specifications and implementations "believe" something different.

I second that. If there were other ways to URI equivalence, I'd have to rewrite 
all of my XML-processing apps and libraries. *shivers*

Robin Berjon <>
Research Engineer, Expway
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Received on Wednesday, 18 December 2002 04:51:22 UTC