W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org > August 2009

Re: Minutes for July 30th, 2009 RDFa Telecon

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2009 17:50:18 +0200
Message-ID: <4A79AA3A.1080904@gmx.de>
To: martin@weborganics.co.uk
CC: Philip Taylor <pjt47@cam.ac.uk>, RDFa Developers <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>
Martin McEvoy wrote:
> ...
> So something like this would be a suitable proposal:
> <section data-pet="http://example.com/animal#"
>         data-animal="http://example.org/"
>         typeof="pet:cat animal:feline">
> ...

Nope. See <http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/Overview.html#attr-data>:

"Custom data attributes  are intended to store custom data private to 
the page or application, for which there are no more appropriate 
attributes or elements.

These attributes are not intended for use by software that is 
independent of the site that uses the attributes."

BR, Julian
Received on Wednesday, 5 August 2009 15:51:02 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 6 January 2015 21:50:32 UTC