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[rdfmsQnameUriMapping-6] CLOSED: Algorithm for creating a URI from a QName?

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 02 Dec 2003 12:17:36 -0500
To: jborden@mediaone.net
Cc: www-tag@w3.org
Message-Id: <1070385456.16926.79.camel@seabright>

At their 15 Nov 2003 ftf meeting, the TAG resolved
issue rdfmsQnameUriMapping-6, which you raised [2].
The TAG summarized the resolution as:

  "The use of Qnames as identifiers without providing a mapping to 
   URIs is inconsistent with Web Architecture. See the TAG finding 
   Using Qualified Names (QNames) as Identifiers in Content [3]."

I also note that the Architecture Document includes text on 
the relationship between QNames and URIs; see section 4.5.5 in
the 28 Nov Editor's Draft [4].

Please let us know whether you are satisfied with this outcome.
Thanks again for your help and contributions,

 _ Ian

[1] http://www.w3.org/2003/11/15-tag-summary.html
[2] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2002Jan/0178
[3] http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/doc/qnameids
[4] http://www.w3.org/2001/tag/2003/webarch-20031128/#xml-qnames
Ian Jacobs (ij@w3.org)   http://www.w3.org/People/Jacobs
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