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RE: Series

From: Markus Lanthaler <markus.lanthaler@gmx.net>
Date: Sat, 14 Jun 2014 21:55:33 +0200
To: "'W3C Web Schemas Task Force'" <public-vocabs@w3.org>
Message-ID: <02a401cf880a$9b1ca530$d155ef90$@gmx.net>
On Friday, June 13, 2014 7:03 PM, Simon Spero wrote:
> Note that ListItem has some possibly overly strong semantics;
> itemPosition is sufficient to specify the ordering, but it may not
> be necessary.  For example one might want to mark up the results
> of an event where many people achieved the same score and rank;
> if three people tied for first place, one might want to give each of
> them the same rank;  itemPosition does not appear to allow for this
> situation - it appears to impose a strict total order.  

Very good point. In a lot of systems I've created I used used the concept of "weight" to work around those issues. Maybe we could use something similar for ListItem as well.

Markus Lanthaler
Received on Saturday, 14 June 2014 19:56:04 UTC

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