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Re: [RDFa] ISSUE-3: syntactic sugar for rdf:type

From: Niklas Lindström <lindstream@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2007 13:47:24 +0200
Message-ID: <cf8107640707170447u3bc8e15xdd8ee6345b5080e7@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Ivan Herman" <ivan@w3.org>
Cc: "Diego Berrueta" <diego.berrueta@fundacionctic.org>, "Thomas Baker" <baker@sub.uni-goettingen.de>, "Hausenblas, Michael" <michael.hausenblas@joanneum.at>, "Ben Adida" <ben@adida.net>, RDFa <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>, "SWD WG" <public-swd-wg@w3.org>

I'm in the 'instanceof' crowd too. :)

(Just back from a vacation, got some catching up to do.)

Best regards,
Niklas


On 7/17/07, Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org> wrote:
>
>
> Diego Berrueta wrote:
> > El mar, 17-07-2007 a las 09:06 +0200, Thomas Baker escribió:
> >> On Tue, Jul 17, 2007 at 08:00:46AM +0200, Hausenblas, Michael wrote:
> >>>> Everyone else on the list: time to express an opinion on which
> >>>> attribute
> >>>> name you'd like, ASAP :)
> >>> I already opted for 'instanceOf' [1] ;)
> >> +1 'instanceof'
> >
> > +1 for "instanceof" too.
> >
> > IMHO, "isa" might introduce some confusion, because some communities use
> > "is-a" for subclassing, not instantiation.
> >
>
> That is a good point! Thanks Diego. I hereby withdraw any backing for
> 'isa' and join the 'instanceof' crowd...
>
> Ivan
>
>
> > Regards,
> >
>
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