REST, RPC, mountains, molehills, and a retraction (sort of)

Mark Baker
Thu, 9 Aug 2001 06:28:15 -0400 (EDT)

> Of course, as URIs are opaque who knows what getStockPrice means other
> than being part of an identifier - who knows (and cares) about how the
> service is implemented ;)

URIs are opaque to software, not to people.  People associate meaning to
labels of all kinds, including URIs.

If you don't believe me, then would you mind registering
and moving your home page there? 8-)