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RE: Meaning of names and operations of services

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 30 Jan 2009 12:04:46 -0600
To: Larry Masinter <masinter@adobe.com>
Cc: "noah_mendelsohn@us.ibm.com" <noah_mendelsohn@us.ibm.com>, Lisa Dusseault <lisa@osafoundation.org>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, "www-tag@w3.org WG" <www-tag@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1233338686.13077.14611.camel@pav.lan>

On Fri, 2009-01-30 at 08:47 -0800, Larry Masinter wrote:
> Moving the registry from iana.org to w3.org doesn't help.  W3C itself
> does not have a trust that can insure that, even if the W3C Foundation
> fails to acquire donations or in 2035 the W3C organization disbands,
> having completed its work, that there would continue to be a "w3.org"
> web site.

Not quite yet, but we plan to; we've had various discussions with MIT
libraries etc. about it it.

Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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