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Re: POWDER comments: multiple/alternate displaytext strings? (eg. different languages/scripts)

From: Phil Archer <phil@philarcher.org>
Date: Mon, 12 Jan 2009 10:07:15 +0000
Message-ID: <496B1653.8090109@philarcher.org>
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
CC: Public POWDER <public-powderwg@w3.org>

I need to do a bit of looking up here - I thought we'd clarified this 
wrt. language versions. I'll get back to you (but have to spend today on 
something pressing).

P

Dan Brickley wrote:
> 
> 
> The situation w.r.t. use of multiplace displaytexts with different 
> languages and/or scripts is unclear:
> 
> In http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/WD-powder-primer-20081114/#create
> 
> "In addition, a textual and/or graphic summary that can be displayed to 
> end users may be included in a descriptor set using the displaytext and 
> displayicon elements as shown in the completed example below."
> 
>       <displaytext>Everything on example.com is red and 
> square</displaytext>
>       <displayicon src="http://authority.example.org/icon.png" />
> 
> 
> I understand from http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/WD-powder-dr-20081114/#appA 
> that displaytext is optional. And that "As shown in lines 13 and 14, a 
> textual and/or graphic summary that can be displayed to end users may be 
> included using displaytext and displayicon respectively. The GRDDL 
> transform maps these to  wdrs:text and wdrs:logo respectively."
> 
> Does "Optional" mean 0 or 1, or does it mean 0, 1 or more? Can I have 
> two different displaytext values with the same xml:lang? with different 
> xml:lang? How are these preserved/treated under the GRDDL transform?
> 
> Thanks for any clarification,
> 
> cheers,
> 
> Dan
> 
> -- 
> http://danbri.org/
> 
> 

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