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Re: Action-48 text: a New Plan for plain literals

From: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
Date: Tue, 24 May 2011 23:53:35 +0100
Cc: public-rdf-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <26CADA8D-A034-42EC-BF47-4359293C9E0F@cyganiak.de>
To: Jeremy Carroll <jeremy@topquadrant.com>

On 24 May 2011, at 20:27, Jeremy Carroll wrote:
> I note that many of Andy's issues would be solved if rdf:LanguageTaggedString were a type but not a datatype.

One motivation is to have DATATYPE("foo"@en) return something other than error/undefined in SPARQL.

Best,
Richard



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> rdf:LanguageTaggedString rdf:type rdfs:Class .
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> its class extension is the set of all language tagged literals.
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> This may also address some of Peter's concerns to do with needing to modify OWL.
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> Jeremy
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