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

From: Miles Sabin <msabin@cromwellmedia.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 8 Sep 2000 09:27:35 +0100
Message-ID: <57C6E3244632D411A2F100508BC8079A1312C3@juno.interxtechnology.com>
To: XML-uri@w3.org
Dan Connolly wrote,
> [snip: <a href="..."> vs. <base href="..."> ]
>
> If you look at xmlns="..." ala <base href="..."/> then you're 
> not looking at it as a URI at all, and the question of 
> "exactly what is the resourc that it identifies" doesn't make 
> any sense.

Why isn't it a URI in both occurrences? All I can see is two
different roles which the very same URI can play. And the
referent of the URI (if any) varies depending on which role
it's playing.

Cheers,


Miles

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