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Re: My action item on RDDL/RDF

From: Elliotte Rusty Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>
Date: Wed, 18 Dec 2002 16:58:50 -0500
Message-Id: <p04330108ba269f8416fb@[192.168.254.4]>
To: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Cc: WWW-Tag <www-tag@w3.org>

At 10:49 AM -0800 11/11/02, Tim Bray wrote:

>Let's call it the RPV syntax.  It has two elements, R and PV.
>
>The simplest expression looks like this (let's assume 
>xml:base="http://example.com"):
>
><R r="/resources/rA">
>  <PV p="/properties/pA" v="/values/vA" />
>  </R>
>
>Don't even need to explain it.

I don't know if I'd go that far. IT's not at all obvious to me what R 
and PV are. I much prefer, long, verbose, fully spelled out names for 
elements, even if they take longer to type. (Can you tell I'm not a 
big user of instant messaging?)

Is R resource? Is PV "present value"? "property values"? There may be 
a very good idea here, but it's hard to tell amidst the 
abbreviations. :-(
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