FOAF 0.1: Organized, Explained, Collated, Part One

Bill Kearney wkearney99 at h...
Sat Jul 13 11:40:21 UTC 2002

> That's really, really wordy and ugly looking :(

So what? It's not like a person is ever going to be reading it. An
alternative, perhaps, would be to use the vCard format. Curiously which has
also got an RDF expression of it.

The "value" in that wordiness is that it's quite a bit less ambiguous that some
arbitrarily condensed or fixed delimited stuff. But you know this already.

> <foaf:countrySpecificName>
> <foaf:CountrySpecificName>
> <foaf:nickDomain rdf:resource="afghanistan" />
> <foaf:cnick>you</foaf:cnick>
> </foaf:CountrySpecificName>
> <foaf:CountrySpecificName>
> <foaf:nickDomain rdf:resource="usa" />
> <foaf:cnick>Miri</foaf:cnick>
> </foaf:CountrySpecificName>
> </foaf:countrySpecificName>

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