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Re: minor technical on A.3 Keywords [OK?]

From: Seaborne, Andy <andy.seaborne@hp.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2006 19:28:43 +0000
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To: public-rdf-dawg-comments@w3.org

Forgot add [OK?] to subject line

	Andy

Seaborne, Andy wrote:
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> Fred Zemke wrote:
>> Annex A.3 Keywords
>> it does not make sense that the keyword 'a' can only
>> be written in lowercase, unlike all other keywords.  Evidently you have
>> a precedent in Turtle and N3.  However, it is not an incompatibility to
>> allow 'A' and 'a' to be synonyms in SPARQL even if the uppercase form is
>> not found in Turtle or N3; this just makes you a superset of them.
>>
>> Fred Zemke
>>
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> The goal of the syntax is to reuse Turtle and N3 so, where it lifts from
> them, it remains as close as possible.  This applies to the CONSTRUCT 
> template
> as well.  In fact, the new version of Turtle sticks close to SPARQL.
> 
> I hope this responds to your comment - please let us know if it does.
> 
>     Andy
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