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Re: removing constraints on 'resource' [024-identity]

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 25 May 2004 08:24:16 -0400
To: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>
Cc: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>, Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>, uri@w3.org, msabin@milessabin.com, tbray@textuality.com, joshuaa@microsoft.com
Message-ID: <20040525122416.GA3909@homer.w3.org>

* Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM> [2004-05-25 08:19-0400]
> / Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org> was heard to say:
> | On Mon, May 24, 2004 at 05:13:08PM -0400, Norman Walsh wrote:
> |> Conversely, what harm is caused by saying that it isn't (yet) a resource?
> |
> | Because you don't know that somebody else didn't assign it a URI?
> 
> I'm not sure that's relevant. I hope the statement, "there exist
> resources you don't know about" is uncontroversial.

It isn't that you don't know about them, but that you don't know that 
they're _resources_ (vs. currently nameless thingies).

Dan
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