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Re: side remarks on the shortcut discussion for INSERT/DELETE...

From: Axel Polleres <axel.polleres@deri.org>
Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2010 14:33:52 +0000
Cc: "SPARQL Working Group" <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <544B1582-9960-4E40-855F-FF6DCBF59BB6@deri.org>
To: Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@talis.com>
Thanks Andy for the summary/clarifications...

On 12 Feb 2010, at 14:23, Andy Seaborne wrote:

> So our problem is that we have not documented the current working design
> yet.  Let me risk doing so: Paul - is this right?
> 
> 
> One short form:
> 
> DELETE WHERE { quadTemplate }
> 
> where quadTemplate is a construct-like tripleTemplate or GRAPH <g> {
> tripleTemplate or a mixture.
> 
> GRAPH ?g {..} is also legal.
> 
> Triples refer to the default graph.


The current WD [1] has

DELETE { quadTemplate }

as the short form, that is, the WHERE clause is optional... 
... and right, no short form for INSERT necessary.

Axel

1. http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/WD-sparql11-update-20100126/
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