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Re: Can JSON-LD cater for Talis' RDF/JSON design goals?

From: Steve Harris <steve.harris@garlik.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2011 17:59:48 +0100
Cc: RDF WG <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <E006CB01-7500-47A6-9A8E-5175814BD271@garlik.com>
To: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
On 2011-08-30, at 13:57, Richard Cyganiak wrote:

> On 30 Aug 2011, at 08:56, Steve Harris wrote:
>>> Could JSON-LD be changed so that one can define an “RDF geek compatibility context” that directly results in this convenient form, without need for post-processing?
>> 
>> That immediately makes me think of the "XML friendly" striped syntax of RDF/XML, i.e. hurts everyone, all the time.
> 
> I asked whether we can get a profile of JSON-LD that's isomorphic to Talis RDF/JSON. You'll have to expand a bit on why that would hurt everyone, all the time.

Because it would be a "special profile" of JSON-LD, just like RDF/XML is a special profile of XML, or RSS 1.0 was a special profile of RDF/XML. Though RSS had a schema, so it's a little less painful.

- Steve

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