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Re: article on URIs, is this material that can be used by the SWEO IG?

From: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 6 Jun 2007 11:47:29 -0400
Message-Id: <93BB65DC-035F-4F95-A4AF-6687F42BC6D5@w3.org>
Cc: Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>, Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>, www-tag@w3.org
To: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>


On 2007-06 -02, at 02:27, John Cowan wrote:
[...]

> The connection between an information resource and its  
> representation(s)
> is fairly close and straightforward.  The representation you get of
> Italy when you do a GET on an URL for Italy will have a rather more
> abstract connection to Italy.

When the word Representation is used, I prefer to use it strictly for
the relationship between an information resource such as a page about  
a person and the (metadata, bits) pair, and not for the relationship  
between the person described and the (metadata, bits) pair.

Tim
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