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Re: Few Questions about RDF.rb

From: Daniel Gagne <dantheman@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 2 May 2011 09:56:17 -0400
Message-ID: <BANLkTikLxdXtPPx7sWCSrvtddXramiR-eQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Arto Bendiken <arto@bendiken.net>
Cc: Alex Genadinik <Alex.Genadinik@ucop.edu>, public-rdf-ruby@w3.org
Forgot the link to my repository: https://github.com/danny/rdf-sesame

On Mon, May 2, 2011 at 9:32 AM, Daniel Gagne <dantheman@gmail.com> wrote:

> I've been working with allegrograph, RDF.rb, SPIRA, and Rails.  I've made
> some changes to rdf-sesame to improve it for allegrograph.  I also wrote
> some code that provides access to the geospatial capabilties of
> allegrograph: create point, create polygon, get all points inside, etc. This
> code isn't released yet, but I can get it to you - it's still a little
> rough.
>
> If you have any question feel to drop me a line.  I'll probably write up a
> little doc on Rails 3, RDF, Allegrograph, SPIRA, and RDF.rb soon.
>
> danny
>
>
>
> On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 12:45 PM, Arto Bendiken <arto@bendiken.net> wrote:
>
>> Hi Alex,
>>
>> On Wed, Apr 27, 2011 at 10:24 PM, Alex Genadinik (Contractor)
>> <Alex.Genadinik@ucop.edu> wrote:
>> > Hello,
>> >
>> > I am considering using RDF.rb for Ruby.
>> >
>> > 1)      In the documentation it says that it handles RDF, but what about
>> > working with OWL?  Or is that also handled since it is RDF-based?
>>
>> RDF.rb will let you manipulate OWL data stored as RDF, but it does not
>> have any inference or other OWL-level support.
>>
>> > 2)      Can I connect to a variety of triple-stores like Virtuoso or
>> > Allegrograph for example?
>>
>> You can interface with AllegroGraph using either of the following gems:
>>
>> http://rubygems.org/gems/rdf-agraph
>> http://rubygems.org/gems/rdf-sesame
>>
>> I'm not aware of any specific RDF.rb support for Virtuoso, but the
>> SPARQL::Client gem will certainly enable you to query data stored in
>> Virtuoso:
>>
>> http://rubygems.org/gems/sparql-client
>>
>> You can search RubyGems.org as follows to find RDF.rb-compatible gems
>> for other stores (4store, etc):
>>
>> http://rubygems.org/search?query=rdf-
>>
>> --
>> Arto Bendiken | @bendiken | @dydradata
>>
>>
>>
>
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