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RE: [HTML] Re: additional GRDDL editor

From: Mark Birbeck <mark.birbeck@x-port.net>
Date: Fri, 20 May 2005 01:34:02 +0100
Message-ID: <CDE05B34-3E63-4142-BDFC-9214F4541430@S009>
To: "'Bjoern Hoehrmann'" <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>, <public-swbp-wg@w3.org>, "'HTML WG'" <w3c-html-wg@w3.org>

Hi Bjoern,

Then I do apologise. But I think I'm still right that you said you didn't
think you'd be convinced. :)

All the best,


Mark Birbeck
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bjoern Hoehrmann [mailto:derhoermi@gmx.net] 
> Sent: 20 May 2005 01:31
> To: Mark Birbeck
> Cc: public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org; public-swbp-wg@w3.org; 'HTML WG'
> Subject: Re: [HTML] Re: additional GRDDL editor
> * Mark Birbeck wrote:
> >You said that RDF/A was dropped, and I replied that it 
> wasn't. You then 
> >said that there had been insufficient explanation of the motivations 
> >for RDF/A, so I gave you some. You now say that RDF/A doesn't do the 
> >job...I hope you'll forgive me if I don't chase your moving 
> goalposts 
> >any more on this -- especially since you warned me in your 
> first email 
> >that you are unlikely to be convinced ;)
> Sorry Mark but I said in response to Dan Brickley's comments 
> on RDF/A in SVG that the SVG Working Group rejected that idea 
> and similar concerns have been expressed on RDF/A in XHTML, 
> such that I do not see much point in keeping RDF/A on the 
> agenda. I've been then been asked whether it is my 
> expectation that the HTML Working Group might "drop" RDF/A to 
> which I responded that that would not surprise me. You then 
> said that you do not understand how I could arrive at that 
> point and I've explained that (yet again). That RDF/A does 
> not seem to "do the job" I said long ago, there is nothing 
> new here. I did not say "RDF/A was dropped" at any point.
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