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Re: I-D ACTION:draft-daigle-uri-std-00.txt

From: Graham Klyne <GK@Dial.pipex.com>
Date: Thu, 07 Sep 2000 18:44:11 +0100
Message-Id: <4.3.2.7.2.20000907183907.00bc9e40@pop.dial.pipex.com>
To: "Simon St.Laurent" <simonstl@simonstl.com>
Cc: XML-uri@w3.org
At 01:21 PM 9/7/00 -0400, Simon St.Laurent wrote:
>It's clear what that URI represents.

[allowing that you meant to say "NOT clear" ...]

What does a noun represent?

This is not a facile question.  I think answers to that question may be 
illuminating.

I suggest that a URI serves the same purpose in web architecture that a 
noun serves in the architecture of most human languages.

#g


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Graham Klyne
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Received on Thursday, 7 September 2000 13:49:34 GMT

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