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Re: Dumb Question

From: Steven Pemberton <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
Date: Thu, 31 May 2007 14:29:43 +0200
To: "Ben Adida" <ben@adida.net>, "Elias Torres" <elias@torrez.us>
Cc: RDFa <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.ts6ybtz5smjzpq@acer3010.lan>

On Thu, 24 May 2007 03:57:56 +0200, Ben Adida <ben@adida.net> wrote:

>
> Elias Torres wrote:
>> If I have a default xmlns declaration xmlns="http://xhtml" as opposed to
>> xmlns:xhtml="http://xhtml", how do we emulate default prefix in RDFa?
>
> RDFa follows the normal XMLNS rules.
>
>> Meaning if I have a property <span rel="foo"> does it resolve to the
>> default prefix or to the current page? Is there such a thing as <span
>> rel=":foo">
>
> So far, rel="foo" does nothing, because it's not prefixed, and we've
> gotten too much pushback on generating spurious triples (though I should
> note that this issue is not resolved, IIRC.) So RDFa triggers only on
> actively prefixed attribute values.

Oh. I thought we only agreed that for @class. We are expecting  
non-prefixed values in XHTML2 for standard XHTML rel values such as index,  
start, next, prev, up, copyright, etc.
http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml2/mod-metaAttributes.html#col_Metainformation

Steven
Received on Thursday, 31 May 2007 12:30:01 GMT

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