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   RE: [xml-dev] Re: [namespaceDocument-8] 14 Theses

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Why are vocabularies not labeled with PUBLIC identifiers? 
If URIs weren't system IDs disguised as global names, would 
we still be having this same debate every year?


From: Tim Bray [mailto:tbray@textuality.com]

I think a namespace
names are used to label vocabularies, that it is a
good thing to label vocabularies, and that it is a good
thing if you can use the label to retrieve definitive
material about the labeled vocabulary.


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