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difference between URL and URI
Joined: Jan 02, 2007
Feb 13, 2007 01:56:00
can you please tell me what is the difference between URL and URI.
Joined: Jan 05, 2007
Feb 13, 2007 02:02:00
The only difference is that
URI is only for identifying the resource.
URL is for locating/ finding resources.URL will contain request to URI i.e URI is a part of URL
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Joined: Jul 28, 2003
Feb 14, 2007 07:00:00
URI: is a
that identifies any resource. Indentifying the resource does not necessarily mean we can retrieve it. URI is a superset of URL and URN.
URL: URI that specify a common Internet protocol such as HTTP or FTP are also called URLs. URL is an informal term an is not used in technical specifications.
URN: A URN is an identifier the uniquely indentifies a resource but does not specify how to access that resource.
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