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   Re: [xml-dev] URIs harmful

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Thomas B. Passin wrote:
> It would probably have been better if the W3C had said that, if you want to
> have a pure identifier that is not intended to give network access to a
> resource, then use the w3c-ndi: scheme ("W3C Non-dereferenceable Identifer")
> or some such, and to have issued an RFC that specified exactly those
> semantics.

"Non-dereferenceable identifier" would be an oxymoron, according to some,
and depending on the definition of dereference, I would agree! :)

   - Mike
  mike j. brown                   |  xml/xslt: http://skew.org/xml/
  denver/boulder, colorado, usa   |  resume: http://skew.org/~mike/resume/


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