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Re: BioRDF: URI Best Practices

From: Sean Martin <sjmm@us.ibm.com>
Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2006 06:57:05 -0400
To: public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org
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hi Susie,
Is there any chance that we can have a section that details the pro's and 
con's of URL's as URIs in a Life Sciences setting.  It is my understanding 
that the LSID URN was created in response to certain short comings of URLs 
 as names  - but may well not have over come them and so the various 
concerns may not be obvious with just the one table suggested.

Kindest regards, Sean

Sean Martin
IBM Corp.

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07/19/2006 06:33 PM

"'public-semweb-lifesci'" <public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org>

BioRDF: URI Best Practices

I've added a section on URIs to the BioRDF Wiki (

Please could you add your thoughts to the Wiki prior to the BioRDF call on 
July 31 that will discuss the pros and cons of using LSIDs.


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