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A Uniform Resource Name (URN) Namespace for the International Press Telecommunications Council (IPTC) (RFC3937)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000032316D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Oct-30
Document File: 10 page(s) / 16K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

M. Steidl: AUTHOR

Abstract

This document describes a URN (Uniform Resource Name) namespace for identifying persistent resources published by the International Press Telecommunications Council (IPTC). These resources include XML Data Type Definition files (DTD), XML Schema, Namespaces in XML, XSL stylesheets, other XML based document and documents of other data formats like PDF documents, Microsoft Office documents and others.

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Network Working Group                                          M. Steidl

Request for Comments: 3937                                          IPTC

Category: Informational                                     October 2004

             A Uniform Resource Name (URN) Namespace for

       the International Press Telecommunications Council (IPTC)

Status of this Memo

   This memo provides information for the Internet community.  It does

   not specify an Internet standard of any kind.  Distribution of this

   memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2004).

Abstract

   This document describes a URN (Uniform Resource Name) namespace for

   identifying persistent resources published by the International Press

   Telecommunications Council (IPTC).  These resources include XML Data

   Type Definition files (DTD), XML Schema, Namespaces in XML, XSL

   stylesheets, other XML based document and documents of other data

   formats like PDF documents, Microsoft Office documents and others.

Steidl                       Informational                      [Page 1]

RFC 3937                 URN Namespace for IPTC             October 2004

Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2

   2.  IANA URN Specification Template . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

       2.1.  Namespace ID. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

       2.2.  Registration Information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

       2.3.  Declaration of syntactic structure. . . . . . . . . . .   3

       2.4.  Relevant ancillary documentation. . . . . . . . . . . .   5

       2.5.  Identifier uniqueness considerations. . . . . . . . . .   5

       2.6.  Identifier persistence considerations . . . . . . . . .   5

       2.7.  Process of identifier assignment. . . . . . . . . . . .   5

       2.8.  Process for identifier resolution . . . . . . . . . . .   5

       2.9.  Rules for Lexical Equivalence . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5

       2.10. Conformance with URN Syntax . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5

       2.11. Validation mechanism. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5

       2.12. Scope . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5

   3.  Examples. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6

   4.  Namespace Considerations and Community Considerations . . . .   6

   5.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7

   6.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7

   7.  References. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   7

       7.1.  Normative References. . . . . . . ....