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Re: Namespaces and namespace names: a new synthesis?

From: Paul W. Abrahams <abrahams@valinet.com>
Date: Sat, 27 May 2000 12:01:56 -0400
Message-ID: <392FF174.A8F4BD7B@valinet.com>
To: John Cowan <cowan@locke.ccil.org>, xml-uri@w3.org
John Cowan wrote:

> Liam Quin scripsit:
>
> > Finally, it would make sense to abandon the idea of having a URI in there
> > at all, and use a formally defined name, preferably one that does not
> > start with "http:" in any examples :-)
>
> Then you lose the advantage of leveraging the existing infrastructure
> to help you assign a unique name.

True.  But that leverage may come at too high a price.

Paul Abrahams
Received on Saturday, 27 May 2000 12:02:05 UTC

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