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Re: Make clear that SPARQL prefixed names are not CURIEs

From: Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@epimorphics.com>
Date: Thu, 08 Dec 2011 17:15:28 +0000
Message-ID: <4EE0F0B0.3070004@epimorphics.com>
To: Richard Cyganiak <richard.cyganiak@deri.org>
CC: public-rdf-dawg-comments@w3.org


On 08/12/11 16:53, Richard Cyganiak wrote:
> Andy,
>
> (re-sending to SPARQL Comments list – hope it gets sorted in the right place)

Thanks.

>
> On 8 Dec 2011, at 09:31, Andy Seaborne wrote:
>> The text in 4.1.1 has been updated to reflect this current design.
>>
>>   """
>>   Note that SPARQL local names allow leading digits while XML local
>>   names do not.  SPARQL local names also allow the non-alphanumeric
>>   characters allowed in IRIs via character escapes (e.g. ns:id\=123).
>>   SPARQL local names have more syntactic restrictions than CURIEs.
>>   """
>
> Very good!
>
> A small editorial suggestion: replace “character escapes” with “backslash character escapes”. Just the example “ns:id\=123” may not get the point across as perhaps not every reader knows that backslashes are usually not allowed in IRIs.
>
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>
> This response addresses my comment to my satisfaction. Thank you very much!
>
> Richard

I have applied your editorial suggestion to the working draft.

	Andy
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