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Re: bootstrapping decentralized sparql

From: Giovanni Tummarello <g.tummarello@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 17 May 2009 02:05:46 +0100
Message-ID: <210271540905161805s5dd51222u447ae6a3745b99c5@mail.gmail.com>
To: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
Cc: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>, "semantic-web@w3.org" <semantic-web@w3.org>, Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>, David Huynh <dfhuynh@alum.mit.edu>
> for graphs which use a (specific) FOAF term.  It's a bit like
> PingTheSemanticWeb or Sindice, but decentralized based on the ontologies
> used.

[....]

Isnt this like saying  "why set up  an infrastructure with
professional developers and administrators,  in a backed up , UPSed
datacenter..
.. when you can ask each ontology creator to do the same."


> The result here will be that a query for a foaf:Person with a
> foaf:firstName of "Sandro" can be *complete*, at least across all graphs
> which choose to register themselves as having data about instances of
> the foaf:Person class and triples using the foaf:firstName property.

please explain how this that you describe is different from what's
possible already

http://sindice.com/search?q=foaf%3Aname&qv=Sandro+Hawke&qt=ifp

Giovanni
Received on Sunday, 17 May 2009 01:06:46 UTC

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