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   Re: [xml-dev] Registered Namespace prefixes

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veillard@redhat.com (Daniel Veillard) writes:
>  Registries are evil, DNS is there it's already a massive robbery, 
>though I like the business model [*], I dislike being a forced client.

IANA's not so brutal, but apparently pretty busy.

My urn:oid: comes via a (free) IANA registry, not a
commercial provider.  Pouring resources into IANA might solve a lot of
problems that can't be fixed by waving hands and proclaiming URIs the

Simon St.Laurent - SSL is my TLA
http://simonstl.com may be my URI
http://monasticxml.org may be my ascetic URI
urn:oid: is another possibility altogether


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