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Re: INSERT GRAPH base URI question

From: Axel Polleres <axel.polleres@deri.org>
Date: Fri, 19 Aug 2011 23:16:17 +0100
Cc: SPARQL Working Group <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <3F435217-DDDB-4CD7-B15D-E8A54321B89F@deri.org>
To: Steve Harris <steve.harris@garlik.com>

On 19 Aug 2011, at 09:58, Steve Harris wrote:

> What is
> 
> BASE <http://example.com/bar>
> INSERT DATA {
>  GRAPH <http://example.com/foo> {
>    <> a <Thing> .
>  }
> }
> 
> supposed to insert?
> 
> I would expect
> 
>  <http://example.com/foo> a <http://example.com/Thing> .
> 
> but I don't see anything in the spec that justifies that, or anything in the test cases, though I could easily have missed it.
> 
> The alternative would be
> 
>  <http://example.com/bar> a <http://example.com/Thing> .
> 
> Which I think is what I'd get to from following the spec to the letter.

I would also have supposed that the latter is what the spec would suggest.

Axel

> 
> Cheers,
>   Steve
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