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RE: CURIEs: A proposal

From: Misha Wolf <Misha.Wolf@reuters.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Jun 2006 13:02:05 +0100
To: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>, www-tag@w3.org
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Hi Karl,

I was not discussing URI syntax.  I was explaining that these 
vocabularies and codes are in widespread use and was using Google 
search to demonstrate this.  While a search for each of the 
strings on the left-hand side does yield many hits, these hits 
include resources related to the entities I listed on the right-
hand side.

Regards,
Misha
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From: Karl Dubost [mailto:karl@w3.org] 
Sent: 14 June 2006 02:21
To: Misha Wolf
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Subject: Re: CURIEs: A proposal


Le 06-06-14 à 07:01, Misha Wolf a écrit :
> Simply a restatement of the position that the codes themselves
> must be left as is.  To see why, try any of these in Google:
>
>    CUSIP 037833100    -> Apple Computer
>    SEDOL 0263494      -> BAE Systems
>    Valoren 1203203    -> UBS
>    ISBN 0-321-18578-1 -> The Unicode Standard
>    ISSN 0261-3077     -> The Guardian
>    ISO 4217 392       -> Japanese Yen

I do not have the same answers AND more I do not have one answer but  
a list of links going on multiple web pages when I have tried on
	http://www.alltheweb.com/
	http://www.av.com/
	http://www.google.com/

I'm not sure the result of a search can be considered as an  
identifier. Or I have missed something in this thread.

This is for example a possible identifier
	http://worldcatlibraries.org/wcpa/isbn/0-321-18578-1
These work too (which are used often. Unfortunately, but you talked  
about real world)
	http://www.amazon.co.jp/gp/product/0321185781/
	http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0321185781/
Or these ones?
	http://isbn.nu/0-321-18578-1
	http://isbn.nu/0321185781


	
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