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Re: @rel syntax in RDFa (relevant to ISSUE-60 discussion), was: Using XMLNS in link/@rel

From: Ben Adida <ben@adida.net>
Date: Sat, 28 Feb 2009 09:25:01 -0800
Message-ID: <49A9736D.9060203@adida.net>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
CC: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, noah_mendelsohn@us.ibm.com, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>, RDFa mailing list <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>, public-xhtml2@w3.org, "www-tag@w3.org WG" <www-tag@w3.org>
Julian Reschke wrote:
> Ben Adida wrote:
>> ...
>> The registry doesn't/cannot change prior specs which specify that
>> @profile affects the value of @rel.
>> ...
> Again: @profile does not help with disambiguation when multiple profiles
> are declared. It just does not work, so pretending it does isn't helpful.

Assuming this is true, that disambiguation is not possible, what does it
matter? The point is that @profile *must* be considered by your parser
looking at @rel, so you can't just compare @rel values. Even if @profile
is imperfect, it's part of the spec and you can't ignore it.

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