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Re: metadata about relationships

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2012 22:50:29 +0100
Message-ID: <CAFfrAFo+8+==wWGX874Fe8A+G6wf92Gq1MH1uBRbxtGei2qJaQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jason Douglas <jasondouglas@google.com>
Cc: Will Norris <will@willnorris.com>, public-vocabs <public-vocabs@w3.org>
On 23 February 2012 22:40, Jason Douglas <jasondouglas@google.com> wrote:
[...]
> I think it would be nice if the complexity were incremental.... i.e., if my
> site just has a simple list of actors, that's easy to markup, but if I have
> a list of performances (actor + character + etc.), that's still possible.  I
> could see at least two alternatives for that:
>
> Allow either Person or Performance as the expected type for Movie/actors
> Have two separate properties on Movie, one called actors, one called
> performances, each with the appropriate expected type
>
> Any thoughts on which would be better (or other alternatives)?

Different properties feels cleaner somehow to me. But my intuitions
are all messed up by thinking about this stuff too much. It would be
good to try both on real-life Web developers...

Dan
Received on Thursday, 23 February 2012 21:50:57 GMT

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