[tei-council] Bug 3064182

James Cummings James.Cummings at oucs.ox.ac.uk
Sat Apr 9 08:49:41 EDT 2011

On 09/04/11 01:58, Stuart Yeates wrote:
> I quibble about your use of the term 'external file' (twice)
> I think you mean 'other document accessible  through a URI'
> The trouble with the word 'file' is it implies that documents are stored
> in files on a disk not in a database.
> I think 'external document' is better in both of these places.

That definitely makes sense.  Perhaps 'external resource accessible 
through a URI' or similar.  It is more the general principles I wanted 
confirmation of, rather than the specific phrasing. ;-)


Dr James Cummings, InfoDev,
OUCS, University of Oxford

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