Re: CfC: Request transition of HTML Microdata to Candidate Recommendation

On Nov 25, 2012, at 12:53 PM, Manu Sporny <> wrote:

> The question that I'm asking the HTML WG to discuss is why it's
> publishing a spec whose functionality is duplicated in another W3C spec.

The HTML WG is doing so based on the following Working Group Decision on ISSUE-76, where the Working Group explicitly decided not to pick a winner between HTML Microdata and HTML+RDFa: <>

This decision was largely based on the following Change Proposal, which argued persuasively in favor of "allowing many flowers to bloom": <>


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