W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-rdf-comments@w3.org > January to March 2002

RE: RDF Issue rdfms-xml-base

From: Ronald Daniel <rdaniel@interwoven.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2002 16:17:18 -0800
Message-ID: <E7244F2AFCE1C644BD0B1CCE65C84B24037428@xchanger3.interwoven.com>
To: "'Brian McBride'" <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Cc: www-rdf-comments@w3.org
> <rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#"
>           xmlns:eg="http://example.org/"
>           xml:base="http://example.org/dir/file">
>    <eg:type rdf:about="" />
> </rdf:RDF>
> 
> is equivalent to:
> 
>    <http://example.org/dir/file> 
> <http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#type> 
> <http://example.org/dir/file> .
> 
> Please could you respond to this message, copying 
> www-rdf-comments@w3.org 
> indicating whether this is an acceptable resolution of this issue.

Hi Brian,

Thanks for bringing this up. I don't much like it, but I can
live with it. It is, however, worth an explicit warning in the spec
that
  <rdf:Description rdf:about="">
may not actually be about the document containing that line, which
people may have been conditioned to believe.

Ron
Received on Thursday, 21 March 2002 19:17:50 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Friday, 21 September 2012 14:16:30 GMT