[whatwg] foreign attributes Re: several messages about XML syntax and HTML5

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Tue Dec 5 18:23:11 PST 2006

On Wed, 6 Dec 2006, Karl Dubost wrote:
> > 
> > Interesting. That's something that currently can only really be done 
> > with tables, <output>, and hyperlinks; I wonder if we should add a 
> > fourth way that is more convenient for Microformat-like data.
> And it's needed in many cases.

See my later e-mail; Microformats.org has already solved this problem.

> If you have time, Ian reads this. Keep in mind that it is a WD and some 
> people are asking for HTML compatibility as well.
> RDFa Primer 1.0
> Embedding RDF in XHTML
> http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml-rdfa-primer/

I read this back in May, as I recall.

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