[rdfweb-dev] advocating use of rdf:ID / rdf:about attributes on foaf:Person tags

Graham Klyne GK at ninebynine.org
Tue Aug 19 13:14:02 UTC 2003

At 17:26 18/08/03 -0500, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>On Sun, Aug 17, 2003 at 03:55:26AM -0000, Jim Ley wrote:
> > For your birthDate, I think you need to specify more than "normally in ..."
> > because that's not really useful unless we can rely on it to actually be in
> > that format, specifying ISO 8601 would make more sense.
>Given previously-voiced concerns, we'd probably want to have birthDay
>(mm-dd) and birthYear (yyyy). We'd also want to settle on one particular
>profile of ISO 8601 (e.g., do we include separators such as the hyphens
>between month and day?). Possibly even time of day.

Sounds like a likely use for the iCalendar-in-RDF work [1].


[1] http://www.w3.org/2002/12/cal/

Graham Klyne  <GK at NineByNine.net>
Nine by Nine

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