W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > ietf-http-wg@w3.org > July to September 2008

Re: Status of Link header

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2008 08:54:06 -0500
Message-ID: <48CA747E.7090900@aptest.com>
To: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

Mark,

I think that you should defer to the spec at 
http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml/vocab for the definitive list of rel and 
rev values.  That document is written in XHTML+RDFa and is maintained as 
part of the W3C process for defining XHTML.

Mark Nottingham wrote:
>
> For those wondering what/where/how things are going with the Link 
> header draft 
> <http://ietfreport.isoc.org/idref/draft-nottingham-http-link-header/>, 
> I'm currently working on an -03 version. Potential changes include 
> (feel free to discuss);
>
>  - Re-adding the 'rev' attribute (I've had a few requests for specific 
> use cases; not yet convinced either way)
>  - Considering adding a 'hreflang' attribute
>  - Clarifying the requirements for registering relations WRT 
> format-specificity
>
> Any comments or other input would be appreciated.
>
> Cheers,
>
>
> -- 
> Mark Nottingham     http://www.mnot.net/
>

-- 
Shane P. McCarron                          Phone: +1 763 786-8160 x120
Managing Director                            Fax: +1 763 786-8180
ApTest Minnesota                            Inet: shane@aptest.com
Received on Friday, 12 September 2008 13:54:47 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Friday, 27 April 2012 06:50:54 GMT