[uf-discuss] Plazes & Microformats
ryan at technorati.com
Wed Apr 19 14:32:01 PDT 2006
On Apr 19, 2006, at 2:13 PM, Scott Reynen wrote:
> On Apr 19, 2006, at 3:45 PM, Ryan King wrote:
>> On Apr 19, 2006, at 12:58 PM, Scott Reynen wrote:
>>> On Apr 19, 2006, at 2:23 PM, Ryan King wrote:
>>>> That's right. The reason you can't collapse a 'vcard' class name
>>>> and its 'fn' class name is that it makes putting a 'vcard' class
>>>> name inside another one becomes ambiguous.
>>> I've seen this explanation a few times, and I've never personally
>>> found the separation of vcard and fn to be a problem, but I don't
>>> understand the explanation.
>> An illustration, from earlier in this thread:
> I don't think you understood my question. You've repeated the
> answer I said I don't understand. I still don't understand it.
>> <div class="vcard">
>> <span class="fn">Tantek Çelik</span>
>> <span class="agent vcard">
>> <!-- the order is actually irrelevant here class="vcard
>> agent" is synonymous -->
>> <span class="fn">Ryan King</span>
>> Which hcard does the 'agent' belong to?
> If we were determining belonging with a nearest-parent algorithm
> that started with self,
We're *not* using nearest-parent here. We're parsing top down.
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