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Re: ISSUE-76: Need feedback on splitting Microdata into separate specification

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2009 19:55:53 +0200
Message-ID: <4AD610A9.6070103@gmx.de>
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
CC: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
Jonas Sicking wrote:
> ...
> Because IMHO they are an integral part of the HTML language. XHR for
> example is almost entirely language independent. There's certainly
> features that I'd like to see broken out of HTML5, such as the Window
> object, but given that microdata introduces new markup, I think
> breaking that out would be much more awkward. Another couple of

The same can be said about RDFa.

Unless the WG is prepared to decide on RDFa *or* Microdata, both 
extensions should get the same treatment.

> ...

BR, Julian
Received on Wednesday, 14 October 2009 18:02:09 UTC

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