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   Re: [xml-dev] Re: Why REST was Re: [xml-dev] URIs are simply names

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David Carlisle
> > Bottom line:
> >
> > well known URI:  http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform
> > what is the identified resource? surely the XSLT namespace (just ask the
> > by GETting it -- it says so)
> If I GET
> http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform
> then it says it is the XSLT namespace.
> If I GET
> http://www.w3.org/1999/XSL/Transform#
> then it says the same thing.

Which is exactly why it breaks the social (if not legal) contract to create
new URIs that are not in your domain.

At the very least you are creating a new language that no one else
understands. Of course things won't work.



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