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Re: Add Unique URIs for N-Quads, TriG and RDF/JSON

From: Eric Prud'hommeaux <eric@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 10:35:46 -0400
To: Andy Seaborne <andy@apache.org>
Cc: public-rdf-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <20161027143544.GF25312@w3.org>
* Andy Seaborne <andy@apache.org> [2016-10-27 14:42+0100]
> On 19/10/16 14:30, Benjamin Young wrote:
> >Hey Gavin (et al),
> >I’ve found that the `application/trig` media type was registered with IANA.
> "was not"?

The template is at <https://www.w3.org/TR/trig/#sec-mediaReg>.

> I don't see these either:
> application/n-triples
> application/n-quads
> application/sparql-update
> application/sparql-results+json

There's also app/rdf+json per
<https://www.w3.org/TR/rdf-json/#sec-mediaReg> but it's only a partial
registration form. On one hand, it's not commonly used, on the other,
it would be a bummer to have someone else use the same media type for
something else.

These are all in application/. N3 and Turtle are in text/. I guess
it's too late to fix that unless we want to republish the RECs.
(I feel like my name got in some template somewhere and now it pops
up in every media type request.)

<http://www.iana.org/assignments/media-types/media-types.xhtml> has:


> >Would there be any objections to my copying and pasting the contents from the spec [1] into the IANA registration form [2] and getting that completed?
> >[1] https://www.w3.org/TR/trig/#sec-mediaReg
> >[2]http://www.iana.org/form/media-types
> >Also, it would be best (perhaps) if someone else where the “Contact Person” for the format--so I’d need a volunteer (it’s optional, though, so it doesn’t need to block things).
> From what I remember, the contact name would be the W3C person
> responsible for IANA relations.
>     Andy
> >Currently, working with mime detection/db processing with TriG files fails, and it would be most helpful if that weren’t the case. :)
> >Thanks!
> >Benjamin
> >On Sat, Jun 29, 2013 at 5:19 PM, Peter Ansell <ansell.peter@gmail.com <mailto:ansell.peter@gmail.com?Subject=Re%3A%20Add%20Unique%20URIs%20for%20N-Quads%2C%20TriG%20and%20RDF%2FJSON&In-Reply-To=%3CCAPqY83zVOALkEJoe4erBmzNxxBcv2st_T93HmYD5b8Sf696vLw%40mail.gmail.com%3E&References=%3CCAPqY83zVOALkEJoe4erBmzNxxBcv2st_T93HmYD5b8Sf696vLw%40mail.gmail.com%3E>>wrote:
> >> The W3C editors draft for TriG [5] attempted to synchronize it with
> >> Turtle, removing its unique media-type and file extension, but it isn't
> >> included in the current Turtle draft so people are still supporting the
> >> original specification
> >>
> >The current editors draft of TriG can be found at
> >https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/rdf/raw-file/default/trig/index.html  which was
> >published as a FPWD athttp://www.w3.org/TR/trig/  the WG intends to keep a
> >separate media-type for TriG.
> >Cheers,
> >Gavin


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