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Re: About W3C > Contact Updates

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 03 Apr 2007 15:38:32 -0500
To: Brian Suda <brian.suda@gmail.com>
Cc: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>, site-comments@w3.org, public-grddl-wg <public-grddl-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1175632712.4042.70.camel@localhost>
On Fri, 2007-03-30 at 18:37 +0000, Brian Suda wrote:
> On 3/30/07, Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org> wrote:
> > On Fri, 2007-03-30 at 14:29 +0000, Ian B. Jacobs wrote:
> > > On Fri, 2007-03-30 at 13:42 +0000, Brian Suda wrote:
> > > > Hello, I am a member of the GRDDL Working Group. I took an action[1]
> > > > to mark-up the W3C contact page with a GRDDL profile and some
> > > > microformats so that data could easily be extracted from the HTML as
> > > > RDF. It is best to practice what we preach.
> >
> > Brian, "W3C" doesn't show up in any of the FN nor ORG fields.
> > I don't see an obvious fix. Got any ideas?
> 
> --- we have a few options, but it would call for some re-working on
> the HTML. The issue is that the contact information seems to be for
> the 'host institutions'. Somehow, we need to connect that the W3C is
> AT these institutions.
> 
> What exactly would you expect the output to be?
> ORG;CHARSET=UTF-8:W3C Offices at ERCIM
> ORG;CHARSET=UTF-8:W3C at Keio University
> ORG;CHARSET=UTF-8:MIT\, W3C host institution
> 
> The simplest thing to do would be to just expand the FN value in the HTML
> <abbr title="Massachusetts Institute of Technology"><a
> href="http://www.csail.mit.edu/" shape="rect" class="fn org
> url">MIT</a></abbr>
> becomes:
> <strong  class="fn org"><abbr title="Massachusetts Institute of
> Technology"><a href="http://www.csail.mit.edu/" shape="rect"
> class="url">MIT</a></abbr> W3C host institution</strong>
> 
> It becomes slightly wordie, but is the simplest solution.
> 
> Using some of the properties of the include pattern, it is possible to
> associate a person (FN;LANGUAGE=en-US;CHARSET=UTF-8:Caroline Baron)
> with the organization. The first obstacle is to get "W3C" somehow
> associated with the host organization.
> 
> Am i allowed to word-smith abit and/or re-work the HTML? if so i can
> get the string "W3C" into the so it will work with the existing XSLTs
> for RDF and vCard.

Sure!

 _ Ian

> -brian
> 
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