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Re: "Simple Lists" (was Re: ISSUE-77: Should we mark rdf:Seq as archaic (cf ISSUE-24))

From: Steve Harris <steve.harris@garlik.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Oct 2011 15:43:26 +0100
Cc: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>, Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@epimorphics.com>, public-rdf-wg@w3.org
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To: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
On 2011-10-17, at 15:32, Sandro Hawke wrote:
...
>> +1 to setting up an XG to look into list literals, graph literals and similar.
>> 
>> RDF-WG should standardize what's already used and shown to work. A focused XG is a good place for doing some research and developing proposals for RDF2.
> 
> I agree re list-literals.    Not sure about graph-literals.
> 
> I'm not really comfortable with giving no guidance whatsoever about Seq
> and Lists.  My perception is there's general (if not unanimous)
> agreement that Lists are better than Seq,

Interesting - in my corner of the RDF world, mostly database geeks, it seems like the lists (Collections) get more bile. I think database geeks are outnumbered by logic geeks though, in the semweb world.

- Steve

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