RDF Sample, ICAO Airport Codes
david at megginson.com
Sat Jul 31 12:49:56 BST 1999
James Tauber writes:
> > In your example you used URLs and more particularly http based URLs, I am
> > not so sure it is the right kind of URI to uniquely identify a record or
> > more particularly to uniquely identify a record in an exchange format
> > between databases. It would be better to employ a location independent or
> > more simply a protocol agnostic URI for the element's identification.
> Or use an "hname"-style protocol as proposed independently by Paul Prescod,
> myself and others.
It's not guaranteed unique until the scheme is approved.
I remember that Paul was working on getting a URN scheme through -- is
it in a state that I could use it for constructing the identifiers
Thanks, and all the best,
David Megginson david at megginson.com
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