comma or semicolon in geo (was: [uf-discuss] Operator: Microformat detection for Firefox 2)

Andy Mabbett andy at
Sun Dec 17 06:35:51 PST 2006

In message <21e770780612170523tbe9854fn1a754bf5a0340cfa at>,
Brian Suda <brian.suda at> writes

>One issue with using a ',' instead is that
>a comma sets off a 'list' of properties, this can be seen in RDATE and
>others. And (if for some reason) there was a need for plotting 2
>dimensional figures, my first thought would be to just have a list of
>lat;lon: <abbr title="12;34,56;78,90;12">...</abbr> so i would prefer
>to stick with a single lat/long delimiter and continue using just the
>';' to separate values.

Fair enough.

Andy Mabbett
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