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Re: Sketch of an idea to address widget/package addressing with fragID syntax and media-type defn.

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Mon, 01 Dec 2008 16:03:58 -0500
To: www-tag@w3.org
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"Williams, Stuart (HP Labs, Bristol)" <skw@hp.com> writes:
> I just wanted to float an outline of a not very baked idea for
> trying to solve the "widget referencing" problem with a
> media-type/fragment identifer approach - those IMO being the 'right'
> extension point in the web architecture to be trying to use for this
> purpose

I'm inclined to agree with Stuart.

It seems natural to me to think of the zip package of widget data as a resource
with a representation and of addressing into it as similar to addressing into
other resources.

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