Re: WebID definition -- proposal: drop the word 'uniquely'

On 11 February 2013 07:06, Melvin Carvalho <> wrote:
> "A WebID is an HTTP URI which uniquely denotes an Agent (Person,
> Organization, Group, Device, etc.)."
> I propose we drop 'uniquely'.  Unclear it adds anything here and may be
> confusing (at least it was to me).

I agree. In fact, "uniquely" here implies that the URI is the *only*
denotation of the Agent, which may not be true. I expect what is meant
is that the URI *unambiguously* denotes a *single* agent, or something
to that effect.

Received on Monday, 11 February 2013 14:14:38 UTC