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- Date: Wed, 13 Dec 2000 09:53:40 -0700 (MST)
> Simon St.Laurent said:
> > I wonder if maybe there'd be a way to establish this a little more
> > solidly as a means of providing metadata about links and inclusions.
> > XLink already provides some metadata, but I suspect we're going to
> > find more places where extra information about a link might be useful,
> > and where they might be useful across multiple applications.
> Isn't this precisely where topic maps come in?
Ha, little endian. We big-endians would say "RDF". But regardless, there
still needs to be an application-specific vocabulary which can then be
incorporated into an RDF or Topic Map system.
So, to take my example.
All you'd have to do for RDF incorporation (I'm just a newbie to XTM) is
wrap it in an <rdf:RDF> element and then you automagically have the
triples you want:
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