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Re: draft-hansen section 3 comments

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2005 15:43:51 -0400
To: Larry Masinter <LMM@acm.org>
Cc: uri@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050621194351.GE17315@markbaker.ca>

On Tue, Jun 21, 2005 at 10:57:27AM -0700, Larry Masinter wrote:
> There were some fairly strongly stated opinions that we should
> try harder to avoid "multiple registrations", even of provisional
> schemes.

If that's the concensus position that's ok by me.  I agree it will be
a rare event anyhow.

> This was intended. Do you know any instances where we've actually had
> multiple, completely different uses of the same scheme name? If there
> are just variants, we should just update the registration rather than
> have multiple conflicting registrations.

Ok.  FWIW, the only duplicate scheme I've heard about was mms;

http://esw.w3.org/topic/UriSchemes/mms

Thanks Larry.

Mark.
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