[uf-discuss] hCalendar for events in tables (real world examples)

Ryan King ryan at technorati.com
Fri Jun 2 15:39:43 PDT 2006

On Jun 2, 2006, at 1:56 PM, Andy Mabbett wrote:
> In message <4808EFDE-62AD-4EF5-8FD3-553C0788936B at technorati.com>, Ryan
> King <ryan at technorati.com> writes
>> See http://microformats.org/wiki/hcalendar-  
>> brainstorming#Tabular_event
>> _calendars
>> and http://microformats.org/ wiki/include-pattern .
>> Let me know if those lack clarity in any way (or just make them   
>> clear
>> :D).
> Thank you. I've just commented on the latter in a separate post to  
> this
> mailing list.
> I don't find the former at all clear, and thought it read as something
> meant for people writing agents for parsing microformat data, not
> creating it.

It seems clear to me that, since its talking about markup that its  
for authors.

> Also, since it's on a "brainstorming" page [1], it's presumably not  
> yet
> an accepted standard?

Its accepted, it just hasn't been written up formally. I've added it  
to Tantek's todo list [http://microformats.org/wiki/to-do/#Tantek]

> [1] I'm told that in some circles, the use of "brainstorming" in this
> context is considered insensitive, even offensive, as it is also  
> used in
> the context of epilepsy or some related conditions.

I've never heard it used in that way.

Ryan King
ryan at technorati.com

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