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Re: RDFa test case #1 missing @profile?

From: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2008 14:42:42 -0500
Message-ID: <47C5BD32.8090701@digitalbazaar.com>
To: RDFa <public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org>

Dan Connolly wrote:
>   "There SHOULD be a @profile attribute on the head element that includes
>   the value http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml/vocab."
>     -- http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/WD-rdfa-syntax-20080221
>> but I guess it could be proposed that the test suite should
>> include it.
> the spec already says it should.

Just weighing in on this point...

I'm fine with having most of the test cases include a @profile attribute.

To argue for Dan's point - if we say we SHOULD do something, we should
do so in the test suite as a general rule. It would make it seem a bit
inconsistent if we willingly go against something that even we say we
should do.

That being said, the test suite should also test to make sure that
@profile isn't needed to generate triples - that should be a separate test.

-- manu

Manu Sporny
President/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
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Received on Wednesday, 27 February 2008 19:43:04 UTC

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