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Re: longevity of names

From: Jakub Kotowski <jakubkotowski@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2010 11:48:11 +0100
Message-ID: <4BAB3F6B.40400@gmx.net>
To: Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>
CC: Alexander Johannesen <alexander.johannesen@gmail.com>, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>
Danny Ayers schrieb:
 > The data on the planet now is probably as fragile.
> 
> What *is* the digital equivalent of parchment?

Digital data definitely is fragile but usually it is seen so because
recording and playback methods quickly become outdated. There already
are people looking at this problem:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_Dark_Age

Perhaps the problem of naming should be brought to their attention.

Regards,
Jakub

> 
> 
> Cheers,
> Danny.
> 
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