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Pointing to parts of HTML and other Content.

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Fri, 3 Mar 2006 16:12:39 -0000
Message-ID: <013201c63edd$4b5dc990$1beefe51@Snufkin>
To: <www-annotation@w3.org>
Cc: <public-wai-ert@w3.org>

Hello Annotation People,

I'm writing on behalf of the WAI-ER Working Group ( 
http://www.w3.org/WAI/ER/ )  we are currently defining EARL (evaluation and 
report language) which has a requirement to point to content within 
document, this is a similar but much wider requirement that annotea fulfils 
with its context property.

We are currently working on defining a number of types - xpointer, xpath, 
snippet, line/char, byte offset and others, whilst keeping the scheme 

Do you annotea folks think we should do this within EARL, or should we have 
a seperate schema and namespace that the annotea folks could re-use?  and if 
so would you like to come and help us build it.

I will be posting the example schema here and  ask for review later too, but 
if you have any views on namespaces or re-use then please let us know.


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