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Re: name for a resource's URI

From: Garret Wilson <garret@globalmentor.com>
Date: Wed, 01 Aug 2007 15:26:26 -0700
Message-ID: <46B10892.5060001@globalmentor.com>
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
CC: Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>

Dan Brickley wrote:
>
> So the answer probably depends upon whether you're taking about the 
> world described by RDF (eg. then we might say "a URI for the 
> resource", allowing multiple URIs) or about the detail of an RDF graph 
> itself (eg. "the URI label on the node").

I had resisted the term "resource's URI", but now that I think about it, 
as URI means "resource identifier" (and a universal one, at that), I 
suppose that's completely appropriate. Thanks!

> Sorry if this sounds angels-on-pinheads!

Pinhead is my middle name. ;) (clever pun buried here)

Garret
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