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Re: InfoWorld: OASIS seeks URI scheme that accommodates XML, Web serv ices

From: Sanjiva Weerawarana <sanjiva@watson.ibm.com>
Date: Thu, 9 Jan 2003 08:46:47 +0600
Message-ID: <003f01c2b789$5d5884c0$c267b809@lankabook2>
To: <www-ws-arch@w3.org>

Is there any place where one can read more about this? I can't
grok what it is or what problem it'll solve from this article ..

Thanks,

Sanjiva.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Champion, Mike" <Mike.Champion@SoftwareAG-USA.com>
To: <www-ws-arch@w3.org>
Sent: Thursday, January 09, 2003 7:02 AM
Subject: InfoWorld: OASIS seeks URI scheme that accommodates XML, Web serv
ices


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>
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> http://www.infoworld.com/articles/hn/xml/03/01/08/030108hnxri.xml
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> 'The OASIS Extensible Resource Identifier (XRI) Technical Committee will
> define a URI scheme and a corresponding Uniform Resource Namespace (URN)
for
> a common identification scheme across domains, applications, and transport
> protocols. The plan also involves developing mechanisms for resolving XRIs
> and exchanging data and metadata associated with XRI-identified resources,
> OASIS said.
> "XRI is about creating a common URI for how we will refer to distributed
> information, whether it's objects in a directory service [such as user
> objects], or dealing with files in different servers or with different
types
> of documents that might be in different systems," said Justin Taylor,
chief
> strategist for directory services at Novell, which is participating in
OASIS
> and XRI development.'
>
> Comments?
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