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Re: Do the following examples generate any triples?

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 09 Jan 2008 13:39:36 +0100
Message-ID: <4784C088.8000903@w3.org>
To: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Cc: Mark Birbeck <mark.birbeck@formsPlayer.com>, Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>, RDFa <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>

Shane McCarron wrote:
> I have stayed silent through this whole debate 'cause I am basically not 
> qualified to debate how many angels can dance on the head of this 
> particular pin.  However, one thing you said here, Ivan, I felt I needed 
> to correct / expand upon:
> Ivan Herman wrote:
>> (Note that this may be considered as a mild edge case, too: after all, 
>> @href can appear on <a> only in XHTML1)
> Well - regardless of what is permitted in XHTML1, by which I assume you 
> mean XHTML 1.0, in XHTML + RDFa @href is allowed everywhere, more or 
> less.  So as we think about triple generation, we need to keep that in 
> mind.

Really? I thought we decided that would not be the case some point in 
the past (I remember long debates about this) when we introduced 
@resource. The logic being to minimize the differences between XHTML1.0 
and XHTML+RDFa to what is strictly necessary. But I may be wrong.

> I now return you to your regularly scheduled technical debate.




Ivan Herman, W3C Semantic Web Activity Lead
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