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   Re: [xml-dev] Relative URLs using the file scheme?

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Elliotte Rusty Harold wrote:
 >> i've wondered about forms such as "file://C:/Files/Schemas/test.xsd",
 >> which specifies a "host" "C:".

I think it specifies a host C. The colon should be accepted as separator
for the following port number, IIRC the production is

 > The host is a domain name of a network host, or its IPv4 address as a
 >    set of four decimal digit groups separated by ".".  Literal IPv6
 >    addresses are not supported.
 > There's no room for another kind of host.

A C as hostname would be legal. But the string above fails the port
part of the production, if there is a colon, a decimal number designing
the port should follow.



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