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Re: Report on testing of the link relations registry

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2010 03:26:04 +0000 (UTC)
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
cc: Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>, public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1008220323490.20486@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Sat, 21 Aug 2010, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> 
> Are there any link relations that have an effect on both <a>/<area> and 
> on <link>, but not the same effect?

In some cases "alternate", but for all practical purposes (and for the 
purposes of a registry) no, not as far as I know. I would recommend 
avoiding doing that, too, so we could indeed split it into orthogonal 
concerns: where the relation is conforming, what kind of relation it is, 
its synonyms, and the obvious stuff like name, description, and spec(s).

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