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Re: ISSUE-49 (are graphs information resources?)

From: Chimezie Ogbuji <ogbujic@ccf.org>
Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2010 16:09:28 -0400
To: "Gregory Williams" <greg@evilfunhouse.com>
cc: "SPARQL Working Group WG" <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C7F38238.1133F%ogbujic@ccf.org>
Greg, see my comments below:

On 4/20/10 3:30 PM, "Gregory Williams" <greg@evilfunhouse.com> wrote:

> On Apr 20, 2010, at 1:29 PM, Chimezie Ogbuji wrote:
> 
>> In 4.1:
>> 
>> [[[
>> We recall from [SPARQL] that IRIs for RDF graphs in SPARQL queries identify
>> a resource, and the resource is represented by a graph (or, more precisely:
>> by a document that serializes a graph)
>> ]]]
>> 
>> ==>
>> 
>> [[[
>> We recall from [SPARQL] that IRIs for RDF graphs in SPARQL queries identify
>> a resource, and the resource is represented by a graph.
>> ]]]

> I thought the parenthetical was the (more) correct interpretation, so: "IRIs
> for RDF graphs in SPARQL queries identify a resource, and the resource **has a
> representation that serializes that graph**". Have I misunderstood (or are we
> saying the same thing)?

Okay, I'll make that change.  I hesitated to include the parenthetical
because it uses the word document in an ambiguous way, but now that the term
RDF document and the relationship of serialize between an RDF document and
an RDF graph has been added to the terminology, your suggestion makes sense.

-- Chime


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