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Re: Verbosity of microdata

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Thu, 22 Mar 2012 13:17:35 +0200
Message-ID: <CAJQvAudkXYAT6ESErj+tfUYg1Mis0zVMK+e=e5=D-kHo2xGJqQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Cc: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
On Thu, Mar 15, 2012 at 11:15 AM, David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk> wrote:
> I think the (or rather an) "html way" (as used by RDFa for example) is
> to exercise the clause in html5 that allows other specifications to
> extend it, and then just assert that (say) its-locNote is a valid
> attribute of the extended specification.

Right. Though asserting that its-locNote is valid would be a terrible
idea, since the parsing algorithm cannot output such an attribute in
the document tree. It makes more sense to assert that its-loc-note is

Henri Sivonen
Received on Thursday, 22 March 2012 11:18:07 UTC

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