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Re: Grinding to a halt on Issue 27.

From: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2003 15:18:56 +0200
Message-ID: <3EAFCD40.1050006@expway.fr>
To: Elliotte Rusty Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>
Cc: www-tag@w3.org

Elliotte Rusty Harold wrote:
> It's ridiculous to 
> publish a spec with a normative dependence on another spec that's not 
> yet complete.

No, it's not. Namespaces clearly specifies that they are to be differentiated 
based on string comparison. We know that IRIs will be strings. We can safely 
have a dependency on them, it'll never break the spec. People using IRIs too 
early may get breakage, but otherwise everything will be fine.

Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Research Engineer, Expway        http://expway.fr/
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