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Re: #rdf-ns-prefix-confusion

From: Dave Beckett <dave.beckett@bristol.ac.uk>
Date: Sun, 13 May 2001 18:48:28 +0100
To: Aaron Swartz <aswartz@swartzfam.com>
cc: Jason Diamond <jason@injektilo.org>, RDF Interest <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1953.989776108@tatooine.ilrt.bris.ac.uk>
>>>Aaron Swartz said:
> Jason Diamond <jason@injektilo.org> wrote:
> > Does it mean that all unprefixed attributes will
> > "assume" the prefix of their owner element for the purposes of which
> > predicate will be used or which RDF syntactic "keyword" is desired?
> It is my understanding that we do not currently suggest an interpretation
> for parsers to use. However, I have queried the list on this:
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-rdfcore-wg/2001May/0069.html

At the most recent RDF Core meeting we discussed some new words I
suggested about this issue:
   1) unprefixed attributes have no meaning in RDF and must not be
     used (excepting backwards-compatible accepting of rdf namespace
     attributes such as about, id etc.)

and the above words were accepted.  This decision was recorded in
  Draft minutes of 2001-05-11 RDF Core WG teleconference

Is this sufficient?

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