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Re: Excess URI schemes considered harmful

From: Michael Mealling <michael@neonym.net>
Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2001 09:42:32 -0400
To: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Cc: michael@neonym.net, uri@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010926094232.D11500@bailey.dscga.com>
On Wed, Sep 26, 2001 at 09:43:58AM -0400, Mark Baker wrote:
> > It might be 'real life' in the hypertext world but as we've already
> > found out it causes real interoperability problems when those
> > URIs escape their context....
> 
> I thought HTML forms over POST do a good job at this.  No grounding of
> field names is required, because the context in which they're interpreted
> is explicitly provided (the "action" URI).
> 
> No interop problems there.

Again, you're thinking HTTP and HTML forms. I'm talking LDAP, telco related 
URIs, fax, dns, etc...

-MM

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