[uf-new] collection-design-pattern proposal
msporny at digitalbazaar.com
Tue Apr 24 07:15:50 PDT 2007
Ryan King wrote:
>> I propose that we use this collection-design-pattern mentioned above for
>> specifying all collections due to the following advances over all of the
>> other proposed methods:
> Using the word "pattern" makes is sound like this has been used before
> multiple times. Until something is used in several microformats, I see
> no reasonable way to call it a design pattern.
Point taken - the reason it was proposed as a pattern is that it would
be used in audio, video and images - and could be used in geo. It also
doesn't use the 'class' attribute to make itself known.
Is it okay if we call it grouping-examples for now and go from there?
Also, how many uFs does something have to be in to be considered a
pattern? I couldn't find anything on the wiki outlining the proposal
process for patterns.
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