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Re: Proposal: Looking inside tables

From: Stéphane Corlosquet <scorlosquet@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Aug 2013 13:39:33 -0400
Message-ID: <CAGR+nnHs=Wr0PhgcrpPHpxZUxpXhuTMPPRdYY2iqSkniFDeo3g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Thad Guidry <thadguidry@gmail.com>
Cc: Omar Benjelloun (عمر بنجلون) <benjello@google.com>, "public-vocabs@w3.org" <public-vocabs@w3.org>, Ramanathan Guha <guha@google.com>, Dan Brickley <danbri@google.com>
On Wed, Aug 14, 2013 at 11:17 AM, Thad Guidry <thadguidry@gmail.com> wrote:

> Quick feedback Omar and others,
>
> <table typeof="Painting" vocab="http://schema.org/">
>
> I would rather see "typeof" be renamed to "rowstypeof" or simply
> "rowstype" to truly indicate that all the rows themselves have the implied
> type and not the Table Set type or class.  This way we can reserve the
> Table "typeof" for higher kinded types, classes, and categories if need be ?
>
> My thinking and expression would look something like this :
>
> <table typeof="Artwork" rowstype="Painting" vocab="http://schema.org/">
>
> cooler ideas also embedding the use of  http://schema.org/Class :
>
> <table category="OnSale" class="Artwork" rowstype="Painting" vocab="
> http://schema.org/">
>

In addition to what Dan said, these new attributes would also not be valid
HTML. Sticking to existing attributes will avoid validation issues.

Steph.


>
> Thoughts ?
>
>
>
> On Tue, Aug 13, 2013 at 4:04 PM, Omar Benjelloun (عمر بنجلون) <
> benjello@google.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> Many useful datasets on the Web take the form of tables. The goal of this
>> proposal is to provide a simple, schema.org-friendly way to "look inside"
>> these tables, and map their contents into triples.
>>
>> This is an early draft proposal developed at Google. We're seeking
>> feedback from the community.
>>
>> The proposal is attached to this e-mail, and will be uploaded to the
>> WebSchemas/SchemaDotOrgProposals page shortly.
>>
>> Thanks,
>> -Omar
>>
>
>
>
> --
> -Thad
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>



-- 
Steph.
Received on Wednesday, 14 August 2013 17:40:00 UTC

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