Re: URN namespace

Keith Moore (moore@cs.utk.edu)
Wed, 16 Aug 1995 00:43:43 -0400


Message-Id: <199508160443.AAA23284@wilma.cs.utk.edu>
From: Keith Moore <moore@cs.utk.edu>
To: mshapiro@ncsa.uiuc.edu (Michael Shapiro)
Cc: moore@cs.utk.edu (Keith Moore), uri@bunyip.com
Subject: Re: URN namespace 
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Tue, 15 Aug 1995 23:32:30 CDT."
             <9508160432.AA16779@void.ncsa.uiuc.edu> 
Date: Wed, 16 Aug 1995 00:43:43 -0400

To restate my points concisely:

+ if we're going to use DNS domains for URNs, we need a new chunk
  of domain name space to be used by those URNs that need to be 
  persistent for the long term.

+ however, it's still useful to be able to have URNs that use 
  domains from the existing DNS space.

Keith