[uf-discuss] RFC: sHTML Video Thumbnailing

Keith Alexander k.j.w.alexander at gmail.com
Mon May 28 02:29:55 PDT 2007

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis wrote:
> Yeah, the HTML4 spec says the rev and rel imply relationships between 
> the current document and the href, not the anchor's contents and the 
> href.
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/struct/links.html#adef-rev

I think eRDF's approach is worth noting here - when translated into 
RDF,  rel and rev links relate the current *document* *fragment* to the 

It's not quite what the spec says, but I think it's sensible: after all, 
the href can point to a document fragment, so the  rel/rev should also 
be able to relate  to  the current document fragment as well.


[1] http://research.talis.com/2005/erdf/wiki/Main/RdfInHtml - the 
canonical description of eRDF

[2] http://getsemantic.com/wiki/ERDF - a wiki page about eRDF

Keith Alexander

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