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Re: issue 023-URI-plural

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@apache.org>
Date: Tue, 25 Feb 2003 18:17:49 -0800
Cc: uri@w3.org
To: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Message-Id: <8091BD48-4930-11D7-B2C7-000393753936@apache.org>

> 1. The document inconsistently uses both URI and URIs as the plural of 
> URI, sometimes within a sentence or two of each other.  While I 
> appreciate that there is a sound English-orthography argument for URI 
> being the plural form, I have never seen this used aside from here and 
> in Roy's notes.  A couple of years I once spent working on the Oxford 
> English Dictionary project have convinced me that as regards usage, 
> you might as well go with the flow, so I'd counsel going with URIs, 
> but failing that, at least having internal consistency.

This issue was supposed to be fixed in draft 00.  Could you be more 
specific
about which ones you think are wrong in draft 00?

....Roy
Received on Tuesday, 25 February 2003 22:15:51 GMT

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