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Re: Arch Doc: 26 September 2003 Editor's Draft

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@apache.org>
Date: Mon, 29 Sep 2003 16:25:55 -0700
Cc: "Ian B. Jacobs" <ij@w3.org>, www-tag@w3.org
To: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Message-Id: <460F76AB-F2D4-11D7-A778-000393753936@apache.org>

> Huh?  Resources are indeed connected by hypertext links, but *also*, 
> you are saying, by "descriptive metadata"?  I may not understand what 
> you mean but I think I disagree with what this actually says.  We 
> could either (a) try to find something else to say about metadata or 
> (b) just stop after the word "links", losing "and descriptive 
> metadata".

For example, <foo xmlns="http://www.tbray.org/"> is
descriptive metadata, not a hypertext link.  The reason I didn't
say just "links" instead of "hypertext links and descriptive metadata"
is because the latter makes people think a little harder rather than
assuming all links are hyperlinks.

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