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URIs which identify multiple resources?

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Thu, 4 Apr 2002 12:38:54 -0800
To: uri@w3.org
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The 'mailto' [1] and proposed 'sms' [2] schemes allow multiple resources 
to be identified by a single URI; e.g.,

   mailto:bob@example.org,mary@example.com
   sms:+41796431851,+4116321035

Is this encouraged in new schemes? I.e., is it a good idea to have a 
one-to-many uri-to-resource mapping?


1. http://rfc2368.x42.com/
2. http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-wilde-sms-uri-02.txt

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