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Re: Which URI should be persistent when redirects are used?

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Date: Sat, 29 Sep 2007 18:56:17 +0200
Message-ID: <46FE83B1.2050002@danbri.org>
To: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>
CC: Misha Wolf <Misha.Wolf@reuters.com>, W3C-TAG <www-tag@w3.org>, semantic-web-ig list <semantic-web-ig.list@reuters.com>

Tim Berners-Lee wrote:
> 
> 
> On 2007-09 -27, at 09:47, Misha Wolf wrote:
> 
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>> How about 303 redirects?
> 
> 
> The way we are using them for the Semantic Web, when <A> redirects 303 
> to <B>,
> then <B> is a document describing <A>.    They are not URIs for te same 
> thing,
> so you don't have a choice.   The URI to remember for the thing is A.

Would it be wrong for B to be a(nother) URI for the resource? eg. an 
LSID, URN, java:, phone: or other non-http URI?

> Tim
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> 
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Received on Saturday, 29 September 2007 16:56:29 UTC

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