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Re: URIs, resources, N:1, and 1:1

From: Paul W. Abrahams <abrahams@valinet.com>
Date: Fri, 08 Sep 2000 09:23:16 -0400
Message-ID: <39B8E844.3326D460@valinet.com>
To: xml-uri@w3.org
I wrote earlier:

> I'd like to propose some very simple, clear statements about the relationship
> between URIs and resources.  ...

I'd add one more point:

5. It is possible to construct URIs for which there is no corresponding resource,
just as the name "Varilope Squashniggle" almost certainly denotes no human being
past or present.

Paul Abrahams
Received on Friday, 8 September 2000 09:23:23 UTC

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