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Re: Mixing @id and @about on the same element

From: Michael Hausenblas <michael.hausenblas@deri.org>
Date: Thu, 11 Jun 2009 15:24:45 +0100
To: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
CC: RDFa TF list <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C656D23D.57BE%michael.hausenblas@deri.org>

Manu,

In my opinion already resolved. We have been discussing this since 2007 and
recently I tried to sum it up [1].

Cheers,
      Michael

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-swd-wg/2009May/0003.html

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> From: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
> Organization: Digital Bazaar, Inc.
> Date: Thu, 11 Jun 2009 09:50:51 -0400
> To: RDFa TF list <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>
> Subject: Mixing @id and @about on the same element
> Resent-From: RDFa TF list <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>
> Resent-Date: Thu, 11 Jun 2009 13:51:29 +0000
> 
> I had an action[1] to document the @id/@about ambiguity issue and open
> it up for discussion:
> 
> http://rdfa.info/wiki/rdfa-in-html-issues#Mixing_id_and_about_on_the_same_elem
> ent
> 
> We need to determine if creating markup like this is an acceptable practice:
> 
> <p id="foo" about="#foo">Some text</p>
> 
> The argument is that the document containing the markup above contains
> two semantically different URLs to the same location, thus creating some
> semantic ambiguity. Thoughts?
> 
> -- manu
> 
> [1]http://www.w3.org/2009/06/04-rdfa-minutes.html#item02
> 
> -- 
> Manu Sporny
> President/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
> blog: Admitting That Javascript was a Mistake
> http://blog.digitalbazaar.com/2009/05/31/admitting-that-javascript-was-a-mista
> ke/
> 
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