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Re: Invalid JAR URIs

From: Elliotte Rusty Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>
Date: Thu, 3 Jul 2003 08:20:36 -0400
Message-Id: <p04330101bb29cfbf95bb@[192.168.254.4]>
To: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@apache.org>, Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Cc: www-tag@w3.org

At 12:46 PM +0200 7/3/03, Roy T. Fielding wrote:


>Hmmm... okay... then why the Quux.xml#foo part?  If you want to identify
>a class within the jar file, then it should use the Java syntax for the
>class name (not the file structure).  That would be
>
>     http://www.foo.com/bar/baz.jar#com.foo.quux.main


Like tar archives, jar archives contain files, not classes. Some of 
these files can be converted into classes, but not all can be. Your 
tar example is more appropriate.
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   Elliotte Rusty Harold
   elharo@metalab.unc.edu
   Processing XML with Java (Addison-Wesley, 2002)
   http://www.cafeconleche.org/books/xmljava
   http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ISBN%3D0201771861/cafeaulaitA
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