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Re: Significant W3C Confusion over Namespace Meaning and Policy

From: Elliotte Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>
Date: Thu, 10 Feb 2005 14:03:20 -0500
Message-ID: <420BAFF8.5010900@metalab.unc.edu>
To: John Boyer <JBoyer@PureEdge.com>
CC: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>, www-tag@w3.org

John Boyer wrote:

> It might be the same bag, but it's definitely not
> the same groceries, and even she would have to 
> acknowledge the increase in material.

Point taken, but why are you so convinced the namespace URI identifies 
the groceries and not the bag? I accept a difference between the bag and 
the groceries in the bag. It just seems more useful to me to say the URI 
points to the bag, not the groceries inside it.

Elliotte Rusty Harold  elharo@metalab.unc.edu
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