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Re: Activity Streams URI Namespace

From: James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:15:57 +0000
Message-ID: <CABP7RbeSAqjYP4EPk7Ect9w8wEQzrTByq6skNiuA0tQ3VDv3Dg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Erik Wilde <dret@berkeley.edu>, "public-socialweb@w3.org" <public-socialweb@w3.org>
Cc: Andreas Kuckartz <a.kuckartz@ping.de>
On Thu Oct 23 2014 at 9:13:17 AM Erik Wilde <dret@berkeley.edu> wrote:

> hello.
>
> On 2014-10-23, 9:05 , Andreas Kuckartz wrote:
> > I am in favor of using the w3.org namespace. See also:
> > http://www.w3.org/2005/07/13-nsuri
> > But as far as I know using dates in URIs by the W3C so far has not
> > really been helpful. It is almost impossible to get rid of such dates
> > later. And I don't know why or if "www." is needed.
>
> discussing the exact structure of the URI is a bit bike-shedding, as it
> is nothing but an opaque identifier. it would be smart for the w3c to
> have a naming policy/recommendation in place, but if they don't, then i
> think pretty much any path is ok.
>
>
I'm following the guidelines/recommendations published here:

  http://www.w3.org/2005/07/13-nsuri


> the only thing i think would be smart to avoid is to create the
> impression that the namespace applies to the terms as they are used in
> AS1, which is why i would vote against any URI that says something like
> "AS1" in it.
>
>
+1


> cheers,
>
> dret.
>
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