Re: intelligent DBs with WWW front-ends

> Each "entry" in our information repository will indicate either local storage  
> of the information or remote storage
why don't your entries just indicate storage relying upon your access method to 
determine if it is local or remote?

you can use simple private URIs to define local storage methods.

> It's obvious that we are moving along a tack which is new and untested.
i would guess there are a great many people working on similar systems right now.