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Re: [RDFa] The CLASS attribute

From: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2007 12:42:55 +0900
Message-Id: <E2D8A395-E4A7-4E50-9BEB-65E128A5BC9F@w3.org>
Cc: "'RDFa'" <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>, "'SWD WG'" <public-swd-wg@w3.org>, <www-qa@w3.org>
To: "Mike Schinkel" <mikeschinkel@gmail.com>


Le 15 févr. 2007 à 12:21, Mike Schinkel a écrit :
> Karl Dubost wrote:
>> Longer: Microformats call it "Unique Root Class Names". To
>> avoid name clashes in software implementing microformats
>> scrapping, they have to be sure to scope the right
>> microformat. The switching mechanism
>> (namespace) is a root class name which is nesting the other
>> class values.[2] So it is a "namespace", microformats just do
>> not call it a namespace.
>
> I hate to be a contrarian,

oooh but I'm not saying that there is no issue ;) with the unique  
root class names.

> but I've brought up the issue of disambiguation
> on the Microformats list and discussed it at length, and IMO they  
> are not
> willing to address the issue with any level of realism [1].

been there, done that. :)


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