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Re: [httpRedirections-57] Resource-Decription Header: a possible proposal to consider.

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2008 12:40:51 -0500
Message-ID: <e9dffd640802060940r47c96022ucfbf02e6543206c9@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Williams, Stuart (HP Labs, Bristol)" <skw@hp.com>
Cc: "www-tag@w3.org" <www-tag@w3.org>, "Graham Klyne" <GK@ninebynine.org>, "Jonathan Borden" <jonathan@openhealth.org>

Hey Stuart.  IIRC, Sean didn't see much interest from the community,
so didn't pursue it further.  I presume it isn't in the registry
because it was first proposed long before the registry existed, and
because the document made no progress and so didn't necessitate being
grandfathered in.

Mark.

On 2/6/08, Williams, Stuart (HP Labs, Bristol) <skw@hp.com> wrote:
> Mark,
>
> Thanks for the pointer... doesn't look like it made it into either branch of the registry... (or maybe it was in the Provisonal branch for a while... but it's not listed there now). Any idea's as to it's fate/adoption?
>
> Thx,
>
> Stuart
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: mark@coactus.com [mailto:mark@coactus.com] On Behalf Of
> > Mark Baker
> > Sent: 06 February 2008 13:58
> > To: Williams, Stuart (HP Labs, Bristol)
> > Cc: www-tag@w3.org; Graham Klyne; Jonathan Borden
> > Subject: Re: [httpRedirections-57] Resource-Decription
> > Header: a possible proposal to consider.
> >
> > On 2/6/08, Williams, Stuart (HP Labs, Bristol) <skw@hp.com> wrote:
> > > The Idea:
> > > ---------
> > > <quote>
> > > I generally agree. "Site" is one type of resource, perhaps
> > its special
> > > enough to get its own HTTP header (?) but why not just
> > (example HTTP
> > > response headers):
> > >
> > > Resource-Type: http://example.org/siteOntology#Site
> > > Resource-Description: http://example.org/site.rdf
> > >
> > > would solve this problem, as well as [httpRange-14] in a
> > general fashion.
> > > </quote>
> >
> > FWIW, Resource-Type was specified here;
> >
> > http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-archive/2002Mar/att-0054/draft-palmer-resrep-type-00.txt
> >
> > Mark.
> > --
> > Mark Baker.  Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.         http://www.markbaker.ca
> > Coactus; Web-inspired integration strategies  http://www.coactus.com
> >
>


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