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Re: htmldata-ISSUE-2 (Use of rdf:XMLLiteral): Should Microdata-RDF generate XMLLiteral values [Microdata to RDF]

From: Philip Jägenstedt <philipj@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Oct 2011 10:55:13 +0200
To: "HTML Data Task Force WG" <public-html-data-tf@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.v3o1qbd0sr6mfa@kirk>
On Thu, 20 Oct 2011 20:42:32 +0200, HTML Data Task Force Issue Tracker  
<sysbot+tracker@w3.org> wrote:

> Should the Microdata to RDF spec parallel RDFa and generate an  
> rdf:XMLLiteral in this case?

I'd say no. XML is not part of the microdata model, and it would be very  
bad indeed if some toolchains saw this as plain text while others saw it  
as a DOM fragment.

If there are good reasons to extend the microdata model,  
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13468 would be a starting  
point, it is currently closed as NEEDSINFO.

Philip Jägenstedt
Core Developer
Opera Software
Received on Friday, 21 October 2011 08:55:45 UTC

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