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RE: Feedback on XHTML 2.0 WD (20030131)

From: Reinthaler, Frank <Frank.Reinthaler@auspost.com.au>
Date: Mon, 31 Mar 2003 17:02:28 +1000
Message-ID: <EFA34A363840164C903B6A88C032D0F1039B4638@exsmel04.hq.auspost.com.au>
To: "'Toby A Inkster'" <tobyink@goddamn.co.uk>
Cc: www-html@w3.org

Perhaps because by enforcing the use of <meta name="DC.Title" /> we are
enforcing the use of the Dublin Core standard whereas authors may wish to
use other metadata schemes?

Also how do you make mandatory the use of the attribute and value
'name="DC.Title"' for the meta element in the DTD?

Frank Reinthaler.

-----Original Message-----
From: Toby A Inkster [mailto:tobyink@goddamn.co.uk]
Sent: Monday, 31 March 2003 16:56
To: Reinthaler, Frank
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Feedback on XHTML 2.0 WD (20030131)

On Mon, Mar 31, 2003 at 04:51:18PM +1000, Reinthaler, Frank wrote:
| I think that a title is integral to a document. That's why the <title>
| element has been mandatory.

I agree, the title is integral to the document, but why not make <meta 
name="DC.Title" /> mandatory instead?

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