W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-tag@w3.org > December 2002

Re: Posted draft of URI comparison finding

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Dec 2002 08:23:25 -0800
Message-ID: <3DF7667D.7010606@textuality.com>
To: Michael Mealling <michael@neonym.net>
Cc: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>, WWW-Tag <www-tag@w3.org>

Michael Mealling wrote:

> The largest problem I have with this document is that no where does it
> define 'sameness' with respect to a Resource. 

Yep.  And since the web architecture doesn't give you anything but URIs 
and dereferencing, with no notion of resource identity beyond what you 
can work out from that, there's no point talking about resource 
equivalence in terms of what software does.  First few paragraphs 
rewritten. -Tim
Received on Wednesday, 11 December 2002 15:10:36 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 22:55:56 UTC