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RE: URI resolver was Re: RDDL and XML Schemas Proposed Recommendation
- From: Gavin Thomas Nicol <email@example.com>
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Date: Sun, 25 Mar 2001 18:18:49 -0500
> While it may be safely lost on people (users?), if its lost on system
> designers you get huge interoperability problems....
Well, there is a point at which you have to ask yourself "if it's
so confusing, is it useful?". I've often found that the most
difficult to comprehend things can be replaced safely with
a simpler conceptual model... and then everyone is happy.
In the case of URI's, people already have a "user model" that
a URI can be resolved to *something*. If the "system model"
doesn't work this way, so what? Eventually, the user model
will become the defacto standard and the system model will