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Re: Oracle's stand regarding N-TRIPLES

From: David Wood <david@3roundstones.com>
Date: Fri, 19 Aug 2011 09:44:32 -0400
Cc: public-rdf-wg@w3.org, Souripriya Das <SOURIPRIYA.DAS@oracle.com>
Message-Id: <BD4C0052-755F-495E-8A74-9E7573CF48BE@3roundstones.com>
To: Zhe Wu <alan.wu@oracle.com>
Hi Zhe and Souri,

By "Oracle will not support" do you mean "Oracle will formally object"?  Thanks.

Regards,
Dave




On Aug 18, 2011, at 12:05, Zhe Wu wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> After discussing with the whole Oracle Database Semantic Technologies team, we
> have the following consensus within Oracle.
> 
> 1) The existing N-TRIPLES format [1] is key to Oracle's product;
> 2) Oracle hasn't received from Oracle's customers any change request/suggestions regarding the current N-TRIPLES syntax;
> 3) As a platform vendor, Oracle does not see any significant justifications to change/mend the existing syntax;
> 
> Hence Oracle will not support any major changes to the existing N-TRIPLE format, including
> support for UTF-8.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Zhe&  Souri
> 
> [1]http://www.w3.org/TR/rdf-testcases/#ntriples  (In "RDF Test Cases: W3C Recommendation 10 February 2004")
> 
> 
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