6.1 Scheme

Topic Version1Published10/20/2016
For StandardEID v4.0

An Energistics URI is any URI that uses the Energistics URI scheme. Practically, this means a sequence of characters that begins with the string “eml:”. The scheme-specific string that follows this prefix uniquely defines a data object or component. It has the form:


The ABNF syntax as defined by RFC 2234 (https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2234 ) for the above is:

emlUri = “eml:” [ “//” authority ] “/” path

As with any URI, the scheme is not case sensitive.