Re: I-D Action:draft-duerst-iana-namespace-00.txt

Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> Mon, 18 February 2008 19:01 UTC

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To: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@osafoundation.org>
Subject: Re: I-D Action:draft-duerst-iana-namespace-00.txt
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Cc: Thomas Narten <narten@us.ibm.com>, Tim Bray <Tim.Bray@Sun.COM>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, IANA <iana@iana.org>, Apps Discuss <discuss@apps.ietf.org>
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Lisa Dusseault wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I'm adding IANA and Thomas Narten (author of IANA considerations docs) 
> to this thread to get early IANA feedback about this idea.  It may well 
> be a good idea, but we definitely want to think it through:
> 
>  - A registry for HTTP URLs in the IANA domain
>    ... including a HTML or XML document hosted by IANA on its Website at 
> the location specified in the registered URL
>   ... which means that end-users and developers will use these URIs, 
> perhaps very frequently
> 
> What do we know about the W3 experience hosting namespace URIs with 
> actual documents at the URIs?  I've been hearing rumours lately about 
> something like this causing expensive levels of traffic, but I can't 
> recall the details.
> ...

That was about DTDs (fetched by XML parsers), not namespace documents.

BR, Julian