application/rdf+xml Media Type Registration
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From: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: IETF-Announce <email@example.com> Cc: Internet Architecture Board <firstname.lastname@example.org>, RFC Editor <email@example.com> Subject: Document Action: 'application/rdf+xml Media Type Registration' to Informational RFC The IESG has approved the following document: - 'application/rdf+xml Media Type Registration ' <draft-swartz-rdfcore-rdfxml-mediatype-06.txt> as an Informational RFC This document has been reviewed in the IETF but is not the product of an IETF Working Group. The IESG contact person is Scott Hollenbeck. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-swartz-rdfcore-rdfxml-mediatype-06.txt
Technical Summary This document describes a media type (application/rdf+xml) for use with the XML serialization of the Resource Description Framework (RDF). RDF is a language designed to support the Semantic Web, by facilitating resource description and data exchange on the Web. RDF provides common structures that can be used for interoperable data exchange and follows the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) design principles of interoperability, evolution, and decentralization. Working Group Summary The document has been reviewed by the W3C RDFcore working group, which has reached consensus on the request to publish this document. The document was also presented for review on the IETF-types list; no comments were received. Protocol Quality Scott Hollenbeck has reviewed the spec for the IESG. He has confirmed that there are multiple producers of data served as application/rdf+xml.