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Specific media types for rdf vocabularies

From: Peter Williams <pezra@barelyenough.org>
Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2011 16:24:42 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTinqVgdh4wX_ueSbQGS3zLTAQEPVmes12Ojgp2g7@mail.gmail.com>
To: semantic-web@w3.org
I am involved in a standards effort to develop an rdf vocabulary for
describing software packages.[1]  We anticipate that a primary use for
the vocabulary will be to encode data regarding particular packages in
rdf/xml and to pass these rdf/xml files between agents (via http,
email, etc).  In that situation, is it appropriate to register a media
type specifically for this rdf-based vocabulary?  Or would using
generic rdf+xml media type be more appropriate?

Thanks in advance for your thoughts.

[1]: http://spdx.org

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