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Re: Significant W3C Confusion over Namespace Meaning and Policy

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Mon, 14 Feb 2005 11:28:24 -0500
To: www-tag@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050214162824.GA19998@markbaker.ca>

Hi Norm.

On Mon, Feb 14, 2005 at 10:36:57AM -0500, Norman Walsh wrote:
> / Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org> was heard to say:
> | IMO, this means that one needs to consider the implications of adding a
> | name to a namespace in the same way that one needs to consider minting
> | a new media type if a backwards incompatible revision to a document
> | format is produced.
> 
> I agree that the implications have to be considered, but that doesn't
> always mean that the right answer is to change the namespace (or the
> media type).

Agreed.  I didn't mean to imply otherwise.

Mark.
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