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Re: Media Attributes For Links
On 10-Dec-2009, at 13:05, Dmitri Popov wrote:
> On Tue, 2009-12-08 at 10:51 -0500, Lindsley Brett-ABL001 wrote:
>> This is an old topic – was there any closure on adding additional
>> media attributes to links?
>> For example, a link to an image may want to specify its length/height.
>> An MD5 would also be useful. Are there any recommended practices?
> I've adopted Media RSS (http://video.search.yahoo.com/mrss) - using
> XML::Atom::Ext::Media perl module. It works for me, but I don't serve
> Atom to users yet and using it for internal communication only, so any
> sane approach would work for me - I don't worry too much if it standard
> or not yet.
FWIW (and I don’t know how relevant this is, necessarily), the BBC took a similar approach with the iPlayer feeds. e.g.: