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Re: Possible RDF Validator options change

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 28 Aug 2003 17:09:10 -0400
To: Ryan Lee <ryanlee@w3.org>
Cc: www-rdf-interest@w3.org, Eric Prud'hommeaux <eric@w3.org>, Ralph Swick <swick@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20030828210910.GP26941@w3.org>

* Ryan Lee <ryanlee@w3.org> [2003-08-28 16:27-0400]
> 
> Hello,
> 
> We are considering removing the option in the RDF Validator [1] labelled:
> "RDF is NOT enclosed in <RDF>...</RDF> tags."  The option was originally
> introduced a couple years ago when the RDF/XML spec said a serialization
> could either be contained in rdf:RDF tags or not.  The spec has changed
> to now claim that serialized RDF/XML "must be contained inside an rdf:RDF
> XML element." [2]
> 
> I belive this means the option is no longer relevant.  Does anyone know
> of reasons why we should not remove the option?

IMHO go for it. 

Dan
> 
> 1. http://www.w3.org/RDF/Validator/
> 2. http://www.w3.org/TR/rdf-syntax-grammar/#section-Syntax-complete-document
> 
> Regards,
> -- 
> Ryan Lee          +1.617.253.5542 (MIT office)
> ryanlee@w3.org    http://www.w3.org/People/ryanlee/
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