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Re: "On the Web" vs "On the Semantic Web" (was Re: resources and URIs)

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 2003 14:14:30 -0700
Message-ID: <3F1711B6.3060706@textuality.com>
To: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
Cc: "Bullard, Claude L (Len)" <clbullar@ingr.com>, "'Michael Mealling'" <michael@neonym.net>, www-tag@w3.org

Sandro Hawke wrote:

> My glimmer of hope in all this is "303 See Other" redirects.  It seems
> reasonable to say that if you get a 303 response during a dereference
> attempt then the URI *does*not*denote*a*response*point*.   This gives
> us a coherent universe of response points and other things (like
> chairs), without resorting to using hash marks.   

So you are going to conclude from one instance of a 303 that this will 
be the behavior for all time?  Especially since RFC2616 says "The 303 
response MUST NOT be cached."  -Tim
Received on Thursday, 17 July 2003 17:14:31 UTC

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