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Re: subtypes of xsd:string

From: Peter Frederick Patel-Schneider <pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
Date: Thu, 26 May 2011 09:23:54 -0400
Message-ID: <20110526.092354.1964513725567743127.pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
To: <ivan@w3.org>
CC: <david.wood@talis.com>, <richard@cyganiak.de>, <jeremy@topquadrant.com>, <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Subject: Re: subtypes of xsd:string
Date: Thu, 26 May 2011 05:32:57 -0500

> 
> On May 26, 2011, at 03:21 , Peter Frederick Patel-Schneider wrote:
> [skip]
>> 
>>> - add a subtype of xsd:string for language tagged strings;
>>> 
>>>  "foo"@en -> "foo"^^xsd:LanguageTaggedString@en or some such.
>> 
>> Here is where this breaks down, just like the previous proposals like
>> it.
>> 
> 
> I may be wrong in what David wants, so I try to interpret what he says which is
> 
> "foo"@en -> "foo"^^rdf:language-tag/en
> 
> or something like that. 

Well sure, but that doesn't change any of my reasoning, so long as
rdf:language-tag/en is a sub(data)type of xsd:string

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> Ivan

peter
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