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Re: distinguishing between 'description URLs' and 'interface URLs'

From: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Date: Tue, 8 May 2012 16:24:09 +0100
To: Michiel de Jong <michiel@unhosted.org>
Cc: public-opentag@w3.org
Message-ID: <4DE360E180CA4E2C8FCA6BFC5701BDAA@marcosc.com>



On Tuesday, 8 May 2012 at 14:19, Michiel de Jong wrote:

> for non-web entities, or in secondary documents:
> - URN
> - interface-URL
> - description-URL
> 
> for web entities:
> - retrieval-URL
> - interaction-URL

To me, it just seems that we are just identifying and retrieving. However, the semantics change based on the context. If I tell you to "google it", I am using both senses and I'm not using a formal "URI" at all - though both google.com and google.com?q=xxxxx are implied.   

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Marcos Caceres
http://datadriven.com.au
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