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Re: XML Base PER--what is a URI

From: Richard Tobin <richard@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 5 Nov 2008 15:14:32 +0000 (GMT)
To: Steven Pemberton <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
Cc: www-xml-linking-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <20081105151432.BACCB4ADB23@macpro.inf.ed.ac.uk>

I have added a paragraph as follows:

 This specification does not attempt to specify which text strings in a
 document are to be interpreted as URIs. That is the responsibility of
 each XML vocabulary. The question addressed by this specification is:
 given a relative URI in an XML document, what base URI is it resolved
 against?

I hope this provides the necessary clarification.

-- Richard

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