Re: 4.b Links pointing at links?
At 12:33 PM 3/4/97 -0800, Tim Bray wrote:
>4.b What should we say about the situation when a linking element points
>at a resource which is another linking element?
Tough one. I see three choices:
1. duck, say nothing
2. say we indirect one level, as Durand proposes
3. make this another axis of behavior policy specification, a
numeric-valued attribute, i.e. INDIRECT-CEILING=4?
4. say we never indirect, leaving it up to the application. I think we're
going to get enough of TEI XPTR to have most of the goodness of
I go for #4. -T.