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Re: Does order of itemscope and itemprop matter?

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Date: Thu, 5 Jan 2012 17:56:52 +0100
Message-ID: <CAFNgM+bHo187dSC61ttwhqUhRxryVGtv-U8=rHNApCb9E6EoSA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Mehershad Dahmubed <mehershad@gmail.com>
Cc: public-vocabs@w3.org
On 5 January 2012 12:43, Mehershad Dahmubed <mehershad@gmail.com> wrote:

> Forgive me if this question sounds silly but there is a reason why I have to ask this.

It's a perfectly fine question to ask!

> I understand the syntax that is advertise is:
> <div itemscope itemprop="<value>">
> Due to the HamlPy library in current use on my system, even after my own fixes added, the library outputs:
> <div itemprop="<value>" itemscope>
> due to the way ast.literal_eval evaluates the dictionary key/value pairs. I don't why it swaps the order but that's where it stands.
> So I was curious if the order really mattered or where I stand right now is fine too?

It shouldn't matter. As I type this I see Jeni also replied :)

In general, if people have 'simple' questions like this, don't feel
bad about asking them since others are likely thinking the same thing.
It also helps standards folk understand how to improve the

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