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Re: JSON-LD Syntax request for FPWD via RDF WG

From: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
Date: Tue, 22 May 2012 18:23:24 +0100
Cc: "'Ivan Herman'" <ivan@w3.org>, <public-rdf-comments@w3.org>, "'Linked JSON'" <public-linked-json@w3.org>
Message-Id: <6ED516BC-DF1B-4379-A3EC-4693A291A06B@cyganiak.de>
To: Markus Lanthaler <markus.lanthaler@gmx.net>
Markus,

On 22 May 2012, at 17:28, Markus Lanthaler wrote:

>> I'm not sure I understand the difference between the two (that is, what
>> they can do and when I would use which). They both seem like ways to
>> force a specific layout of the resulting JSON structure.
>> 
>> Neither the syntax spec nor the API spec really seem to provide a high-
>> level overview that describe what all the algorithms and all the
>> compaction/expansion/framing/flattening business is about. Perhaps a
>> short overview subsection in the syntax spec would be helpful?
> 
> Compaction doesn't change the tree structure whereas in framing you can
> specify the desired tree serialization.

Ok.

> I agree, some higher level description would be helpful. As already said, the API spec isn't ready yet
> :-)

Fair enough.

> If you are interested, we have a playground where you can try the different
> operations:
> 
> http://json-ld.org/playground/

Is there an example for a “frame” somewhere? I gather it's some sort of JSON structure, but can't find examples in the API spec or around the JSON-LD website.

Best,
Richard
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