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Re: RDF-ISSUE-80 (rdf:PlainLiteral): Ask OWL and RIF WGs to update the rdf:PlainLiteral spec [RDF General]

From: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
Date: Thu, 17 Nov 2011 20:32:16 +0000
Cc: Alex Hall <alexhall@revelytix.com>, Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>, RDF Working Group WG <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <D2AA4591-95AB-4414-9581-FA9993967253@cyganiak.de>
To: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
On 17 Nov 2011, at 19:33, Sandro Hawke wrote:
> I think it should actually be this group which does the revision,
> though.  

Why?

The rdf:PlainLiteral spec defines a datatype that's defined as being usable only *outside* of RDF graphs. It defines facets for that datatype. It defines XPath functions. None of these things are directly useful for RDF. They all make sense for, and are motivated by, RIF and OWL.

Richard
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