[uf-discuss] Re: Possible alternative methods for "include"

Martin McEvoy info at weborganics.co.uk
Sun Feb 3 12:40:52 PST 2008

On Sun, 2008-02-03 at 19:46 +0000, Andy Mabbett wrote:
> In message <2ang75-8r4.ln1 at ophelia.g5n.co.uk>, Toby A Inkster
> <mail at tobyinkster.co.uk> writes
> >The order of the space-delimited class attributes should be considered
> >significant -- that is, in <foo class="bar #baz"> the content referred
> >to by #baz is logically included as the last child of the <foo>
> >element, but in <foo class="#baz bar">, it is logically included as the
> >first child.
> I don't understand why that's necessary. Can you elaborate, please?
> Meanwhile, my proposal is now on the wiki:
>   <http://microformats.org/wiki/include-pattern-strawman#Andy_Mabbett>

You Know I don't think you actually have to "include" your data, you
could perhaps just reference them eg:

<foo id="me" class="fn">Martin McEvoy</foo>

<bar class="me at url">http://wherever.com/</bar> 

parsers instead of replacing data can then just append their data?


Martin McEvoy

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