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Re: rq25.xml String functions definitions - first shot (ACTION-350)

From: Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@epimorphics.com>
Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2010 16:41:08 +0000
Message-ID: <4D10D8A4.5060704@epimorphics.com>
To: Steve Harris <steve.harris@garlik.com>
CC: SPARQL Working Group <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>
>> The hash functions should defintiely distinguish simple literals and PLWL.
> Why? Hashes won't roundtrip anyway, by definition, and "0beec7b5ea3f0fdbc95d0dd47f3c5bc275da8a33"@en is gibberish.

Not the return type - the input type.

"bar" and "bar"@en hashing to the same thing is bad.  Requiring str() is 
a way to indicate that.

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