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Re: Error handling in URIs

From: John Cowan <cowan@ccil.org>
Date: Tue, 24 Jun 2008 19:48:48 -0400
To: Frank Ellermann <hmdmhdfmhdjmzdtjmzdtzktdkztdjz@gmail.com>
Cc: uri@w3.org
Message-ID: <20080624234848.GC25157@mercury.ccil.org>

Frank Ellermann scripsit:

> Hopefully you won't, it could hit an IETF Last Call wall of flames.
> Speaking as owner of said flame thrower.  LEIRIs are rubbish, and
> a black spot in the expired IRI-bis draft.

Legacy, Frank, legacy.  The whole point of legacy is that it's
rubbish, but rubbish that you're stuck with for now.

Why are well-meaning Westerners so concerned that   John Cowan
the opening of a Colonel Sanders in Beijing means   cowan@ccil.org
the end of Chinese culture? [...]  We have had      http://www.ccil.org/~cowan
Chinese restaurants in America for over a century,
and it hasn't made us Chinese.  On the contrary,
we obliged the Chinese to invent chop suey.            --Marshall Sahlins
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