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Re: test cases for fromUnionQuery, please

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 02 Jun 2005 08:42:13 -0500
To: kendall@monkeyfist.com
Cc: DAWG Mailing List <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>
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On Thu, 2005-06-02 at 08:03 -0400, Kendall Clark wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 02, 2005 at 11:58:24AM +0100, Steve Harris wrote:
> > That means that it requires two roundtrips to issue a query to a service
> > that is known only by its service URI.
> It also makes for lumpy (i.e., inconsistent) semantics, since FROM
> <service-provider-uri> doesn't mean the same thing as FROM
> <any-other-graph-uri>; or, if it does mean the same thing, it's an
> unnecessary constraint on the service provider, which is now required to
> publish the triples it wants every query to be executed against (in addition
> to any other ones the requester specifies) at some URI.

Well said. I agree.

Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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