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Re: Q to implementers: Resource identifiers - XMLNamesand/or(concatenated) URIs? (was RE: rdfs.isDefinedBy...)

From: Patrick Stickler <patrick.stickler@nokia.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2002 16:57:08 +0300
To: "ext Thomas B. Passin" <tpassin@comcast.net>, RDF Interest <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B92E7F64.16B20%patrick.stickler@nokia.com>

On 2002-06-13 15:44, "ext Thomas B. Passin" <tpassin@comcast.net> wrote:

> [Patrick Stickler]
>   [Tom P]
>>> But what about embedding rdf into web pages so that it will not display?
>>> Don't we still want an attributes-only format for that?
>> Excellent point. Thanks Tom.
>> I've revised my proposed serialization so that string literals are encoded
>> as attributes on literal elements. This means that, with the exception
>> of XML literals, the serialization is completely an attributes-only
>> encoding, suitable for embedding anywhere with no worries about display.
>> There are no variant representations, so as long as there are no XML
>> literals, it is safely embeddable.
> I like it, Patrick.  And with CSS, one can always display attributes if
> necessary (modulo NS4, of course).


> The new form is more readable

Thanks. I thought so too.



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