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Re: Decentralised extensibility idea (ISSUE-41)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010 18:48:03 +0100
Message-ID: <4B534D53.6020508@gmx.de>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>, Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>, Philip J├Ągenstedt <philipj@opera.com>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 17, 2010 at 1:01 AM, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
>> I'm agreeing in that @profile is useful to signal the presence of an
>> extension, but not for disambiguation when you have multiple extensions that
>> might use conflicting syntax.
> 
> I'm making a stronger point than that, though.  Even in the presence
> of just a single extension, you are unable to extract the data unless
> you specifically know the extension being used.  You require vocab
> knowledge just to disambiguate it from HTML itself.

Yes.
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