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Re: RDFa Core, section 4.2

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2010 10:10:52 -0500
Message-ID: <4CAC917C.6000300@aptest.com>
To: Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>
CC: RDFA Working Group <public-rdfa-wg@w3.org>
  Hmm... I guess it should really say 'should be placed in no namespace 
or in the namespace of the host language'.  The point is that it should 
NOT be in the XHTML namespace, since that makes it icky to use.

On 10/6/2010 10:08 AM, Toby Inkster wrote:
> Something smells wrong here:
>
>> If the Host Language uses XML Namespaces [XML-NAMES], the attributes
>> in this specification should be incorporated in the namespace of the
>> Host Language.
> No existing host language does this.
>
> XHTML+RDFa, HTML5+RDFa, SVG and Yahoo's DataRSS all use unnamespaced
> attributes for RDFa. OpenDocument 1.2 is a bit of an exception, as it
> places the RDFa attributes in the<http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml>
> namespace, which not even XHTML does.
>

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