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Re: Microdata to RDF: First Editor's Draft (ACTION-6)

From: Gavin Carothers <gavin@topquadrant.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2011 14:09:12 -0700
Message-ID: <CAPqY83y2URjpppxndOT9AwGFC6P605WiVjtXYOO4YS=yfTEygw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Martin Hepp <martin.hepp@ebusiness-unibw.org>
Cc: Gregg Kellogg <gregg@kellogg-assoc.com>, "public-html-data-tf@w3.org" <public-html-data-tf@w3.org>
On Tue, Oct 18, 2011 at 1:50 PM, Martin Hepp
<martin.hepp@ebusiness-unibw.org> wrote:
> Ah! Thanks! That is a bug in my RDFa example. In all GoodRelations examples, we use datatyping, except for xsd:string, because while this is theoretically needed, too, the distinction between plain literals and typed RDF literals with xsd:string as their type is hard to explain to practitioners.

The RDF WG has resolved to remove that distinction. "example" ==
"example"^^xsd:string the current working draft of RDF Concepts talks
more about this,
http://www.w3.org/TR/rdf11-concepts/#section-Graph-Literal

Cheers,
Gavin
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