Re: LANG + Metadata + unknown attributes

Walter Ian Kaye (walter@natural-innovations.com)
Sun, 9 Mar 1997 02:55:18 -0800 (PST)


Date: Sun, 9 Mar 1997 02:55:18 -0800 (PST)
From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
To: www-html <www-html@w3.org>
cc: www-international <www-international@w3.org>
Subject: Re: LANG + Metadata + unknown attributes
In-Reply-To: <33222D79.4F90@csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Message-ID: <Pine.SGI.3.95.970309025045.15788Q-100000@shellx.best.com>

On Sat, 8 Mar 1997, Paul Prescod wrote:
> I propose, instead of lobbying for a *particular* extension to metadata
> today, and another particular extension next year, and another
> particular extension the year after that, you should just lobby for the
> right to <LINK> to MetaData which can then be an XML document broken
> into META-BLOCKs where each META-BLOCK has arbitrarily complex XML
> structure.

Or even an MCF [1] document, I should think.

-Walter

 [1] <http://mcf.research.apple.com/> Meta-Content Format (aka "HotSauce")

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