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Re: info scheme has no authority component, why?

From: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2004 07:12:47 -0500
To: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>
Cc: uri@w3.org
Message-ID: <20040316121247.GA16703@ccil.org>

Roy T. Fielding scripsit:

> No, it has has an arbitrarily different syntax that serves the same
> purpose as the authority component in the generic syntax.  The urn
> scheme has one as well -- that has proven to be a bad idea.

Can you elaborate on this latter point?  My objection to info: has
been precisely that it should be split up into a number of urn: schemes.

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