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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.



Miles Sabin                       Cromwell Media
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