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Re: longdesc URLs and RDFa

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2010 21:36:07 +0200
To: Toby Inkster <mail@tobyinkster.co.uk>
Cc: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>, Shane P McCarron <shane@aptest.com>, martin@weborganics.co.uk, W3C RDFa WG <public-rdfa-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20100818213607096327.f4236036@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Leif Halvard Silli, Wed, 18 Aug 2010 21:29:40 +0200:

 [snip] 
> However, it may be a rare use case. If it really was a must to produce 
> a longdesc triple in such a case, then it could be done via 
> @rel="longdesc".
> 
> <span about="foo.jpeg" rel="longdesc" resource="foo.html">
>  <img src="foo.jpeg" alt="foo" longdesc="foo.html"
>       rel="cc:license" href="http://example.net/foo-public-license" />
> </span>
> 
> I prefer such a solution.

Another reason not go for hard coding is that those who opposes 
@longdesc as being valid HTML5, points to lots of bogus @longdesc URIs 
out there. And hard coding would make it impossible to avoid such bogus 
triples. Better, IMHO, to allow authors to consciously create such 
triples.

[snip] 
-- 
leif halvard silli
Received on Wednesday, 18 August 2010 19:36:41 GMT

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