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Re: Turtle version 2006-01-02

From: Arjohn Kampman <arjohn.kampman@aduna.biz>
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2006 14:55:19 +0100
Message-ID: <43D4E047.6020605@aduna.biz>
To: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>
CC: cwm <public-cwm-talk@w3.org>

Tim Berners-Lee wrote:
> N3 has blank node identifiers starting with  "_:".
> Quoting http://www.w3.org/DesignIssues/Notation3.html
> "N3 allows the _: namespace as in NTriples. These identifiers are used 
> to identify blank nodes in the graph. These are generalized in N3 such 
> that they are used to identify blanknodes in the local formula. They are 
> arbitrary temporary names for nodes which are existentially quanitified 
> within the current formula (not the whole file). They can only be used 
> within a single formula, and not within nested formulae."

Right, missed that. I couldn't find any reference to blank nodes in the
N3/N3-rdf grammars or under "Anonymous nodes" and jumped to the
conclusion that they still weren't supported. However, archive.org just
showed me that this has been changed some 1.5 years ago :blush:

Sorry for the inconvenience,


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