Re: whither URI

Keith Moore (
Wed, 21 Jun 1995 01:27:01 -0400

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From: Keith Moore <>
To: Leslie Daigle <>
Subject: Re: whither URI 
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Tue, 20 Jun 1995 17:40:53 EDT."
Date: Wed, 21 Jun 1995 01:27:01 -0400

> I don't really see how resource identifier architecture (URIs) and the
> resource content descriptors (metadata) can be addressed in isolation.

By defining the means by which, given a URI, a metadata-server can
be located, and NOT (at least right now) defining the protocol 
by which such resolutions are performed.