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Re: Error in test or error in spec? ISSUE-133

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 21 Apr 2012 09:07:06 +0200
Cc: W3C RDFWA WG <public-rdfa-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1F0088EB-2FD5-44A1-B14A-B46F69340A6E@w3.org>
To: Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.com>

I am on a full-day meeting today, then travel, so I cannot go into details right now. But the best is if you look at the latest editor's draft for Core, which has these changes in them


On Apr 20, 2012, at 20:26 , Alex Milowski wrote:

> On Thu, Mar 8, 2012 at 2:42 AM, Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org> wrote:
>> What did was:
>> - created a separate 'product' in the tracker for CR comments
>> - added this issue, so that we can properly track it
>> - I have made the editorial changes on the recspec version *on my machine*. Shane, I am not 100% sure what your workflow is for the CR publication (next Tuesday), so I did not want to commit this on CVS. Please tell me how to proceed...
> I would love to see these changes.  Can you cut-n-paste your proposed
> text into an e-mail?
> I just ran into this problem today testing my RDFa implementation and
> came to similar, but not completely the same, conclusions.  It seems
> to me that the specification needs at least to say that the "typed
> resource" is set to the value of the "new subject" established from
> the @about attribute's presence.  That can simply be stated by adding
> a bullet to the second part of 5.1 about the typed resource that says:
>  * otherwise, by using the IRI from @about, if present ....
> but I'm not following why the current object resource should not be
> set.  Do we have an example that demonstrates why that should not be
> set when @about and @typeof co-occur?
> -- 
> --Alex Milowski
> "The excellence of grammar as a guide is proportional to the paucity of the
> inflexions, i.e. to the degree of analysis effected by the language
> considered."
> Bertrand Russell in a footnote of Principles of Mathematics

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