[uf-new] audio-title proposal for haudio

Martin McEvoy martin at weborganics.co.uk
Mon Jun 11 13:31:58 PDT 2007

On Mon, 2007-06-11 at 12:16 -0700, Joe Andrieu wrote:
> > Monday, June 11, 2007 11:55 AM, Martin McEvoy wrote
> > On Mon, 2007-06-11 at 12:22 -0400, Manu Sporny wrote:
> > > I am proposing that we use 'audio-title' and leave it at that. I'll 
> > > work this into the haudio proposal at the end of this week unless 
> > > there is strong opposition to this proposal.
> > 
> > I preferred work-title if we are going to invent a new microformat.
> > 
> > "work-title of an audio recording is a short textual 
> > description used to identify the work among interested 
> > parties. This is also referred to as the title of the work. 
> > This can be the title of a speech, song title, or short 
> > description regarding a sound effect."
> > 
> > At least it's more likely to be re-used in other microformats
> Actually, it is quite likely to be used in the work of art uF under discussion.
> But I that is actually the problem.  What if I have a speech about a work of art? Or an audio-tour of the Louvre? Embedded
> hWorkOfArt in those hAudio now have name conflicts.


> Audio is audio, no?
> Speech, song, sound effect. "audio-title" seems to fit with all of those, without losing specificity and without overlapping with
> other potential "works".
> I agree with Scott that solving the embedding problem /generally/ would be preferable.  However, I think audio-title is better than
> work-title, both because of overlap and because I think it more accurately addresses the currently scoped problem of marking up a
> piece of audio.

...why not! I really don't have a preference any more, as long as
everyone else agrees its fine by me.

> -j
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> Joe Andrieu
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