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Re: Direct and Indirect References

From: John Stracke <francis@netscape.com>
Date: Thu, 09 Jul 1998 15:08:48 -0700
Message-ID: <35A53F70.3F18022A@netscape.com>
To: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Jim Davis wrote:

> This kind of reference  would sometimes be useful,

This makes sense intuitively, but I'm having trouble understanding why--what can
you do with a direct reference that you can't do with an indirect one?

> We have to leave *something*
> for future generations to do, after all.

"Good idea.  It'll make them feel more involved."  (Doonesbury reference.)

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