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Re: Support for integration with XML is broken

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 19 Oct 2011 17:18:24 +0100
To: Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>
Cc: public-rdfa-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5br529c5v3.fsf@calexico.inf.ed.ac.uk>
Toby Inkster writes:

> On Wed, 19 Oct 2011 14:44:02 +0100
> ht@inf.ed.ac.uk (Henry S. Thompson) wrote:
>
>>  The document must use the attributes defined in this specification in
>>  'no namespace'.
>
> We did discuss this on a call many months ago, and I thought we'd
> decided that XML host languages could optionally place the RDFa
> attributes into a specific namespace.

Sounds like a win to me.

> (I think it may have been "http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml".)

Wouldn't have been my first choice (particularly for 'href'. . .), but
whatever.

> OpenDocument 1.2 uses the RDFa attributes in the
> "http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" namespace.

Interesting. . .

ht
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