[whatwg] Alternative method of declaring prefixes in RDFa (was Re: RDFa is to structured data, like canvas is to bitmap and SVG is to vector)

Michael(tm) Smith mike at w3.org
Mon Jan 19 00:40:55 PST 2009

Manu Sporny <msporny at digitalbazaar.com>, 2009-01-18 19:18 -0500:

> Speaking as an RDFa Task Force member - we're currently looking at an
> alternative prefix binding mechanism, so that this:
> xmlns:foaf="http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/"
> could also be declared like this in non-XML family languages:
> prefix="foaf=http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/"

Is there a draft spec proposal for that available yet? Or maybe a
URL for an archived mailing-list discussion about it?


Michael(tm) Smith

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