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Re: Recommendations -- authority files and discrete values

From: Karen Coyle <kcoyle@kcoyle.net>
Date: Mon, 05 Sep 2011 17:30:43 -0700
Message-ID: <20110905173043.49116as8ou2iag1f@kcoyle.net>
To: public-xg-lld@w3.org
This seems to say that it is the authority *files* that function as  
identifiers, but it is the individual *entries* in the authority files  
that have an identifier that represents a single entity.

so maybe:

Among these are authority files, whose members identify individual  
entities (I don't like that term), and controlled lists of values.

kc

Quoting Antoine Isaac <aisaac@few.vu.nl>:

> Hi,
>
> While checking the Recs I bumped into
> "Among these are authority files (which function as identifiers and  
> have discrete values) and controlled lists."
> I have trouble understanding this clearly: to me it is something  
> within authority files that functions as ids, and that thing may be  
> discrete values (i.e., a name string?). I've tried to render that by
> "Among these are authority files (which function as identifiers and  
> have discrete values) and controlled lists."
> http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/wiki/index.php?title=Draft_recommendations_page_take2&diff=6214&oldid=6205
>
> But I'm not so sure...
>
> Antoine
>
>



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