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Re: URI note snapshot available

From: Jonathan Rees <jar@creativecommons.org>
Date: Mon, 28 Apr 2008 13:57:01 -0400
Message-Id: <F64CB5D7-D2A1-43CF-9C30-FB5CD1207A33@creativecommons.org>
Cc: Eric Prud'hommeaux <eric@w3.org>, public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org
To: Mark Wilkinson <markw@illuminae.com>

On Apr 28, 2008, at 11:51 AM, Mark Wilkinson wrote:

> "A user who places the identifier in the location bar of a web  
> browser should get back useful information about the identified  
> concept or object."
> Why?  It seems an awfully steep barrier-to-entry to have *all*  
> URI's resolve to a web page as well as to whatever the URI actually  
> represents, especially when my agent can't read...
> Mark

These are Eric's words. The URI note just says "the authors on  
balance advise HTTP" and gives its reason. I'm not in a good position  
to tell you what you should or shouldn't do.

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