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If in either case, the URI returns a document, it
is consistent and successful in the behavioral
semantic of dereferencing. It is unsuccessful
in the semantic of "find". Different levels
of application. Find is a semantic layered
Rosen category error: the word is not the thing.
From: Miles Sabin [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Bullard, Claude L (Len) wrote,
> I do count it as dereferencing if it attempts to
> find something and comes back with an error message.
> It makes the attempt.
Hmm ... I treat "dereference" as a success verb like find. You can _try_
to find something and not find it. But you can't unsuccessfully find
something, you've just ... not found it. Ditto for dereference.