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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.

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