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Re: Namespace of builtin functions

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 06 Jun 2006 11:27:59 -0500
To: andy.seaborne@hp.com
Cc: Steve Harris <steve.harris@garlik.com>, dawg mailing list <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1149611279.6515.15.camel@dirk.w3.org>

On Tue, 2006-06-06 at 16:56 +0100, Seaborne, Andy wrote:
> 
> Dan Connolly wrote:
> > On Tue, 2006-06-06 at 09:54 +0100, Seaborne, Andy wrote:
> > [...]
> >> so that makes fn:compare:
> >>
> >> http://www.w3.org/2005/xpath-functionscompare
> >>
> >> Ugh.
> > 
> > I don't think so.
> > 
> > I think their rule for making URIs for functions gives:
> >   http://www.w3.org/2005/xpath-functions#compare
> > 
> > see http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=3121 , which
> > is a bug reported by me about the namespace document not agreeing
> > with the spec, where Norm confirms that
> > the full URI for fn:starts-with is
> > http://www.w3.org/2005/xpath-functions#starts-with
> > 
> > 
> 
> Dan,
> 
> Thanks for the correction - it's good to know there is a suitable URI. 
> Reading the namespace document

The namespace document is acknowledged to be buggy. See above.

>  in the CR version it is:
> 
> http://www.w3.org/2005/xpath-functions/#name
> 
> for all op: and fn: operations.
> 
> If we follow the same route, we'd get something like:
> 
> http://www.w3.org/2006/sparql-functions/#datatype

I advise against that last /

> and put a namespace document at http://www.w3.org/2006/sparql-functions
> 
> EricP - can we automatically generate the namespace doc from rq23?
> 
> 	Andy
> 
> 
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