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Re: RDFa in HTML vs XHTML

From: Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2011 12:41:32 +0000
Cc: HTML Data Task Force WG <public-html-data-tf@w3.org>
Message-Id: <AA9E1B48-6486-4903-B6E8-88C86CFB8729@jenitennison.com>
To: Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>

On 15 Nov 2011, at 10:09, Toby Inkster wrote:
> On Mon, 14 Nov 2011 19:29:21 +0000
> Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com> wrote:
> 
>> I think the solution is probably to add a rule that RDFa attributes
>> such as @about aren't permitted on the <html> element.
> 
> Certain RDFa attributes are very useful on the root element. @vocab and
> @prefix for example.

Sure. I only meant the ones that clashed with the magic @about on <head> and <body>.

> More useful would probably be to drop the magic @about from <head> and
> <body>. Or perhaps, only have magic @about on them when @typeof is
> found, as I believe the intention of the magic @about was to make stuff
> like this work:
> 
> 	<body typeof="foaf:Document">
> 
> without creating a blank node.


Well, I'll report the issue to the RDFWAWG and let you guys sort out how best to fix it :)

Jeni
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