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Re: [ba-unrev-talk] Re: International Purple Numbering Standard?

On Friday 04 October 2002 09:59, Matthew Schneider wrote:    (01)

> So, belaboring this analogy a bit longer, in my day I might have read the
> report (on paper) and gone to my library to check the source:
> myhometown/mylibrary/bookshelf6/book34/page23/paragraph3 and you similarly
> (in another state)
> yourhometown/yourlibrary/bookshelf8/book4/page233/paragraph13 (note that I
> was reading from a stand alone version of "Romeo and Juliet" while you were
> reading from Shakespeare's complete works).    (02)

(laughing) Of course in my analogy we both use the dewey decimal 
classification system to retrieve the book. :/    (03)

Here's an example where two different Purple systems lead to the same source 
and: http://www.eekim.com/software/purple/purple.html#hid2    (04)

Ok maybe we DO need some standardization.    (05)

M.    (06)