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Re: FOAF: names with different scriptings

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 02 Oct 2006 11:54:56 +0200
Message-ID: <4520E1F0.6010900@w3.org>
To: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Cc: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>, Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>


Karl Dubost wrote:
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>
[snip]
>> For me, the biggest unknown with RDF/FOAF naming, is how we deal with
>> names that require markup (eg. Ruby annotion). And how badly needed  such
>> markup is.
> 
> 
> Isn't it an issue with RDF having difficulties with content in general?
> 

I think soo, too. Well, the only thing that you can do is to use an xml
literal and put a span-like xml tag with a language attribute on it...
and use the ruby, the ltr-rtl attributes if available, etc. It is not
ideal, but the only thing I can think of at the moment.

Ivan




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