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Re: level of support for microdata (was Re: Why I don't attend the weekly teleconference)

From: Shelley Powers <shelley.just@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 7 Jul 2009 10:58:46 -0500
Message-ID: <643cc0270907070858k4168d1cbhab3280ce6517d338@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Edward O'Connor" <hober0@gmail.com>
Cc: public-html@w3.org
On Tue, Jul 7, 2009 at 10:26 AM, Edward O'Connor<hober0@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Shelley,
>
>> I don't support the microdata section because [...] there is no
>> support for it anywhere, and only a few people have come along and
>> said they actually liked it. And as far as I can see, none of these
>> people originally submitted a use case for a section on semantic
>> metadata, so one has to assume they're really not all that
>> interested.
>
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Warnocked
>
> Perhaps people felt the use cases already submitted adequately covered
> the issue, and so had no additional use cases to submit. Perhaps people
> felt that someone else had already expressed their point of view, and
> thus refrained from simply +1ing. In any case, I don't think you can
> read much into how much interest people have based on mailing list
> participation. God knows there's enough public-html mail as it is.
>
>
> --
> Ted
>

Edward, fair enough. However, my other issues with microdata stand, as is.

Shelley
Received on Tuesday, 7 July 2009 15:59:26 UTC

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