Re: Updated Fresnel Ontologies and Examples - where to stop

From: Emmanuel Pietriga <>
Date: Sat, 12 Mar 2005 19:29:12 +0100

Chris Bizer wrote:
> Hi Emmanuel,
> yes, "where to stop" is an interesting question. The CSS guys answered it
> with a 600 page spec ;-)

And that's precisely what we want to avoid.

> So question to everybody: What should we do?
> I have the feeling that we should provide vocab for usefull stuff like
> missing values, but put it definitively into the extended vocabs. I guess
> that some browsers will implement these terms and others won't, but it is
> still good to have them in order to prevent that every browser comes up with
> his own term.

I agree. As I said I, too, find it useful. But remember, we also want to
keep it simple. A proliferation of terms, even if they are all easy to
understand, increase the complexity.

> Hope, that you are having better weather in France than currently here in
> Boston

Actually, I enjoyed last wednesday's storm. But maybe that was because I
knew I would be leaving Boston the next day !


Emmanuel Pietriga
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