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Re: SPARQL grammar... in BNF? N3?

From: Dave Beckett <dave@dajobe.org>
Date: Thu, 09 Feb 2006 18:40:19 -0800
Message-ID: <43EBFD13.4090605@dajobe.org>
To: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
CC: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>, Eric Prud'hommeaux <eric@w3.org>, Yosi Scharf <syosi@MIT.EDU>, public-cwm-talk@w3.org, Robert Crowell <crowell@MIT.EDU>

Dan Connolly wrote:
> OK. I couldn't help working on that for much of today:

> ...

> I wrote a converter:
>   http://www.w3.org/2001/sw/DataAccess/rq23/bnf2turtle.py

and it didn't take long to apply it to the Turtle EBNF, the result being:
  http://www.dajobe.org/2004/01/turtle/grammar.ttl

or as DanC put it:
 	<DanC>	turtle in turtle... it's turtles all the way down. ;-)

The EBNF in the document remains the definition of the language.

Dave
Received on Friday, 10 February 2006 02:40:31 GMT

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