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Re: RDFa reliance on namespace declaration

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Jun 2006 12:13:21 +0200
To: "Ian Davis" <iand@internetalchemy.org>, "Misha Wolf" <Misha.Wolf@reuters.com>
Cc: public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org, www-tag@w3.org, newsml-2@yahoogroups.com
Message-ID: <op.ta6mojmv64w2qv@id-c0020.driveway.uu.nl>

On Wed, 14 Jun 2006 20:38:23 +0200, Ian Davis <iand@internetalchemy.org>  
wrote:
>> Hi Ian,
>>  Good point.  NewsML 2 has also taken your approach #2.  What syntax is  
>> eRDF using for this?
>
> eRDF uses a convention that I first saw described in a W3C workshop  
> report from 1996 [1]. This was later adopted for the Dublin Core[2].
>
> Basically a schema prefix is declared in the head of the document like  
> this:
>
> <link rel="schema.dc" href="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" />

That's interesting. It also seems a better solution than RDFa as it  
integrates with text/html documents rather nicely.


-- 
Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
Received on Thursday, 15 June 2006 10:26:37 GMT

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