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Re: [Fwd: FROM keyword unnecessary?]

From: Steve Harris <S.W.Harris@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 30 Sep 2004 10:12:40 +0100
To: "'RDF Data Access Working Group'" <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20040930091240.GE22036@login.ecs.soton.ac.uk>

On Wed, Sep 29, 2004 at 06:46:16PM -0400, Kendall Clark wrote:
> My preferences, then, I think are 
> 1. eliminate model selection in the query language entirely, which
>    means that queries aren't semantically complete in and of
>    themselves. We can regain completeness by treating the protocol
>    plus the explicit query as a query unit, but that's a bit
>    cheeky.

There is some precident for this, it is what SQL does afterall.
It has  davantages when you want to send the same query to multiple
targets, which may have different model names.

- Steve 
Received on Thursday, 30 September 2004 09:12:45 UTC

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