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Re: Squaring the HTTP-range-14 circle [was Re: Schema.org in RDF ...]

From: Alan Ruttenberg <alanruttenberg@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2011 01:53:52 -0400
Message-ID: <BANLkTi=jOJ5_ZEyj=oY8vURi2fUVH=Q0jg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jason Borro <jason@openguid.net>
Cc: Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>
On Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 11:04 PM, Jason Borro <jason@openguid.net> wrote:

> Good luck preserving your mental model if you require webmasters to spell
> Korzybski.

This is an odd comment. It's like saying good luck preserving your model of
TCP if you require network developers to know where Postel worked.

TCP has to work, whether or not webmasters know the intellectual history its
development, and the same will be true of whatever eventually becomes what
the semweb ideas are aiming at. Pat's knows something about the history of
what's known to work and what isn't. You ignore that history at the peril of
your ideas simply not working.

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