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Re: resources, stuffs and individuation

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@apache.org>
Date: Tue, 22 Apr 2003 17:24:32 -0700
Cc: "pat hayes" <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>, <uri@w3c.org>
To: "Joshua Allen" <joshuaa@microsoft.com>
Message-Id: <F470EECD-7521-11D7-82A4-000393753936@apache.org>

> What is wrong with saying:
>    A resource can be anything that can be named.
> It appears that is what you mean to say

Because the long-standing debate regarding names vs locators causes
any definition containing the word "name" to be just as controversial
(more so given the context) as "identity".  But, yes, that is what I
mean to say.

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