[uf-discuss] vote-for

Siegfried Gipp siegfried at rorkvell.de
Thu Nov 2 08:14:48 PST 2006

Am Mittwoch, 1. November 2006 20:28 schrieb Ryan King:

> 1. The original spec of vote-links erroneously specified that the
> vote-links link relationships should be on the @rel attribute.
> There's content on the web (which will never go away) that uses this
> construct. So, using @rel='vote-for' is not compatible with past
> specifications.
Well, that may be a point

> 2. Using @rel and @rev for different meanings is not future proof. It
> is highly likely that future versions of HTML will drop @rev.
If the rev attribute will some day be dropped, then there would automatically 
be no legal way to use rev="vote-for". But this is out of scope for 
microformats. This is up to the w3c

But then, if the rev attribute will be dropped, why not define a semantics for 

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