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Re: Proposal: #rdfms-identity-anon-resources

From: Graham Klyne <Graham.Klyne@baltimore.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2001 12:32:35 +0100
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To: pat hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
Cc: Aaron Swartz <me@aaronsw.com>, w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org
At 01:39 PM 7/12/01 -0700, pat hayes wrote:
>>>No specific mechanism for generating such URIs is mandated, but the 
>>>following options might be considered:
>>This is the problem I have. I think all parsers should spit out 
>>equivalent genids for the same document -- the spec should mandate the 
>>genid to use.
>Than it's not a genid. The global uniqueness of the token (not type) is 
>part of what makes the genid idea work, seems to me. If my parser has to 
>use the same id as your parser, then why not just include that id in the 

I think this point is made more concrete by the concern that DanBri raised at:



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