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Re: Geo in RDF (was Re: Censorship?)

From: Gannon Dick <gannon_dick@yahoo.com>
Date: Tue, 16 Nov 2010 09:01:38 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <571019.90573.qm@web112610.mail.gq1.yahoo.com>
To: Stuart Williams <skw@epimorphics.com>, William Waites <ww@styx.org>
Cc: bvillazon@fi.upm.es, public-egov-ig@w3.org

RDF List Order will always be a problem, unless you choose to think that legacy systems are "the problem".  FWIW, I think "the problem" is Organic, literally.

I wrote these a few months ago, but never posted them, but they may be of some help with problem scope ...

http://www.rustprivacy.org/sun/spookville/mashups101.pdf (Introduction)
http://www.rustprivacy.org/sun/spookville/mashups101t.pdf (Amplification)

--- On Tue, 11/16/10, William Waites <ww@styx.org> wrote:

> Somehow it seems like we want to do a linked-list pattern
> like
> rdf:value, rdf:next as in rdf:List...
> Unless we have stores that natively understand compound
> shapes
> expressed in RDF or *ML (I think the answer is "not
> really") the
> simplest thing that could possibly work still seems to me
> to be to
> just use WKT which is understood by pretty much every
> spatial query
> library.

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