Re: Profile

Arnoud (galactus@htmlhelp.com)
Fri, 25 Jul 1997 23:05:54 +0200


From: galactus@htmlhelp.com (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet)
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Profile
Date: Fri, 25 Jul 1997 23:05:54 +0200
Message-ID: <yUR2z4uYO1SF089yn@htmlhelp.com>

In article <199707231154.HAA23596@www10.w3.org>,
"eva" <eva@algonet.se> wrote:
> What is the purpose of citing an external profile "where meta data properties
> are defined " and simultaneously specify the same properties in META?

The external profile could provide default values, which are overriden
by the META tags in the document. Somewhat along the lines of
"Author is X, unless stated otherwise."

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