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Grounding class names in the web [was: Publishing tool ideas...]

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 21 Jul 2000 18:14:39 -0500
Message-ID: <3978D95F.B57C12C5@w3.org>
To: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
CC: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>, spec-prod@w3.org
Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
[...]
> I agree with you about extensibility. (A digression - it would be nice if
> class values could be URIs and we could use RDF to describe them and have
> some hope of extneding in a way that we could keep track of,

Great minds think alike! See:
	"using grounded HTML link relationships, grounded class
               names as semantic hooks "
	http://www.w3.org/2000/07/hs78/#link

and an example
	http://www.w3.org/2000/07/hs78/algernon

was finishing the documentation, but gotta go now.

> but that breaks
> CSS in many cases,

yes, but I found a way to do it that's pretty clean.

take a look at style.css in /hs78/

> unless we want to fill things with escaped character, and
> I don't.)

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Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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