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Re: data model and example

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Date: Tue, 4 Oct 2011 17:36:27 +0200
Message-ID: <CAFNgM+brDaJz_rtx=jkEjbeR2PCuUTSEo_LBOe=k8vv-wSgSvA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alex Hill <ahill@gatech.edu>
Cc: Raj Singh <rsingh@opengeospatial.org>, roBman@mob-labs.com, "public-poiwg@w3.org" <public-poiwg@w3.org>
On 4 October 2011 17:32, Alex Hill <ahill@gatech.edu> wrote:
> There appears to be an XML schema for card:
> http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-vcarddav-vcardxml-11
> On Oct 4, 2011, at 10:39 AM, Raj Singh wrote:
>
> Interesting question. I'd vote for vcard only. It's not the easiest thing to
> parse, but at least developers can focus on a single format, and I don't
> think there's any standard address format that's easy to parse.

Also consider Portable Contacts
http://portablecontacts.net/draft-spec.html (maybe not caring about
the social network properties). It's based on vCard deployment
experience, and has bindings to JSON and XML...

Dan
Received on Tuesday, 4 October 2011 15:36:58 UTC

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