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Re: A rose by any other name is just as thorny...

From: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Date: Sat, 27 Mar 2010 21:29:06 -0400
Message-ID: <4BAEB0E2.5050407@digitalbazaar.com>
To: RDFa WG <public-rdfa-wg@w3.org>
On 03/27/2010 06:31 AM, Toby Inkster wrote:
>> Why?  Surely we can just declare that keywords are always
>> case-insensitive... or, more likely, always mapped to lower-case. 
> 
> But @vocab isn't used for loading keywords (that's @profile) - it's used
> for setting the default prefix. If CURIEs in the default prefix are
> always mapped to lower-case, then things like <div
> vocab="http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/" typeof="Person"> won't work.

We may want to say that rel/rev are always mapped to lower-case since
they are legacy attributes. Everything else is case-sensitive.

-- manu

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