> > > What other systems are there that could point to related metadata
> > > that way ?
> > As noted in section 5., related metadata may be embedded
> into instance
> > metadata (depending on capabilities of the encoding sytax). For
> > example, it *is* possible to do this in RDF/XML. See Appendix B
And I guess the XML syntax described in
could also be modified to include some convention for accomodating
"related metadata" (embedded or external).
> Sure. I made this remark because I felt the abstract model
> does, somehow, depend on RDF if perhaps not necessarily RDFS.
Well, it uses a "resource-property-value" model, but that's not quite
the same thing as dependency on RDF ;-)