Content or Metadata?

Don Park donpark at
Fri Dec 3 03:08:11 GMT 1999

'meta-' just means 'beyond' or 'transcending' and requires
a context.  Engineers typically apply the 'instance' role
to the context and 'definition' role to the 'meta-whatever'
because 'Category' is a powerful meme.  There are other
memes that retains the 'meta' relationship between roles.

Don Park    -   mailto:donpark at
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