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Re: interesting hash in URLs

From: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2007 12:01:49 -0400
To: Paul Libbrecht <paul@activemath.org>
Cc: "T.V Raman" <raman@google.com>, alanruttenberg@gmail.com, www-tag@w3.org
Message-ID: <20070726160149.GO12118@mercury.ccil.org>

Paul Libbrecht scripsit:

> I believe it isn't that horrible... except for the fact that, to non- 
> browsers, http://www.cnn.com/video/ appears as a single resource. I  
> think this is the (very) criticizable part.

I think that's perfectly sound.  "http://www.cnn.com/video" is an
information resource consisting of CNN's currently available footage.
The fact it they don't stream all of that at you when you GET that URL
is a defensible local choice.

Do I contradict myself?                         John Cowan
Very well then, I contradict myself.            cowan@ccil.org
I am large, I contain multitudes.               http://www.ccil.org/~cowan
        --Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass
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