Re: Next steps on draft-zigmond-tv-url-02

From: Henning Timcke (henning.timcke@werft22.com)
Date: Sun, Aug 29 1999


Message-ID: <37C92197.8674EC38@werft22.com>
Date: Sun, 29 Aug 1999 14:03:35 +0200
From: Henning Timcke <henning.timcke@werft22.com>
To: fin@finseth.com
CC: djz@corp.webtv.net, www-tv@w3c.org, mav@liberate.com, dean@corp.webtv.net
Subject: Re: Next steps on draft-zigmond-tv-url-02

I think this process get's lost without maps.
You can sent in hand drawn sketches to our faxmachine +41 56 210 91 34
and I'll care for bringing them to the web 

"Craig A. Finseth" wrote:
> 
>    Bad news: At the very least, the scheme needs to be revised for global
>    uniqueness.
> 
> Given that btv: addresses just this very issue very thoroughly, what about
> just dropping it from tv:?
> 
>    We could make a note in the draft of the legacy usage of "tv:abc", but
>    explain that it should not be used going forward because of collision with
>    the callsign namespace and the problem of the same identifiers being used by
>    different broadcasters in different geographical regions.
> 
> This is reasonable.
> 
> Craig


Henning Timcke