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Re: follow ups on EIIF

From: Paola Di Maio <paola.dimaio@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 20 Sep 2009 19:03:03 +0100
Message-ID: <4a4804720909201103p5d84f0a9m29ca92fdcab6a0ba@mail.gmail.com>
To: Norman Gray <norman@astro.gla.ac.uk>
Cc: public-xg-eiif <public-xg-eiif@w3.org>
Thanks Norman


> Two points:
>
>  * The namespace you use doesn't actually have to exist as a dereferenceabl
> URL.  It's good practice to have the namespace document resolvable, but
> nothing will break if that's not true right at the start.
>
>  * The crucial milestone is when someone who isn't part of the development
> team actually starts using your vocabularies in software.  At that point,
> changing the namespace will cause software to break, and so at that point
> people will start squealing loudly if you threaten to do so.  So you need to
> plan for that.
>
> Have fun!
>
>
> Norman
>
>
> --
> Norman Gray  :  http://nxg.me.uk
> Dept Physics and Astronomy, University of Leicester, UK
>
>


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Paola Di Maio
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