|Network Working Group||J. Reschke|
|Obsoletes: 2731 (if approved)||August 20, 2009|
|Intended status: Informational|
|Expires: February 21, 2010|
RFC 2731 is Obsolete
Note: a later version of this document has been published as RFC5791.
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This document recommends that RFC 2731, on Encoding Dublin Core Metadata in HTML, be reclassified as Historic, as further development of this specification has moved to the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative.
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[RFC2731] defines "Encoding Dublin Core Metadata in HTML". Newer specifications published by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI), in particular "Expressing Dublin Core metadata using HTML/XHTML meta and link elements" (DC-HTML, <http://dublincore.org/documents/dc-html/>), have obsoleted this work.
Note: Implementers of RFC 2731 should note that DC-HTML introduces a new requirement with respect to the use of the "head" element's "profile" attribute.
This document recommends that the IESG reclassify [RFC2731] as Historic.
|[RFC2731]||Kunze, J., “Encoding Dublin Core Metadata in HTML”, RFC 2731, December 1999.|
This proposal has been discussed and approved on the DC-ARCHITECTURE mailing list (<DC-ARCHITECTURE@JISCMAIL.AC.UK>, <https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?A2=DC-ARCHITECTURE;XwVOng;20090818152516%2B0200>).