[uf-discuss] 'currency' microformat straw-man proposal.
andy at pigsonthewing.org.uk
Wed Sep 20 14:18:30 PDT 2006
In message <8F0BBC06-826B-4D1B-B4E5-6A1D605FEF16 at randomchaos.com>, Scott
Reynen <scott at randomchaos.com> writes
><abbr class="currency" title="USD">
> <span class="amount">42.67</span>
>Isn't this suggesting that "42.67" is an abbreviation for "USD"?
I've commented before that microformats already "misuse" <abbr> in this
>More generally, if the currency isn't published anywhere, doesn't that
>make it out of scope for microformats?
The example, which you've only partially quoted, is a table row;
elsewhere in that Wiki entry, I've talked of such rows having header
cells; again, the wider issue is something I've addressed elsewhere.
How would you solve these two issues?
Say "NO!" to compulsory ID Cards: <http://www.no2id.net/>
Free Our Data: <http://www.freeourdata.org.uk>
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