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Re: RDF dataset semantics again

From: Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>
Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2012 09:45:35 -0500
Cc: RDF WG <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <0FE1D3FD-DA46-4915-8429-269CC92C4DBA@ihmc.us>
To: Steve Harris <steve.harris@garlik.com>, Antoine Zimmermann <antoine.zimmermann@emse.fr>

On Aug 22, 2012, at 8:38 AM, Steve Harris wrote:

> On 2012-08-22, at 09:28, Antoine Zimmermann wrote:
>> And if one wants to quote graphs, maybe they should use double quotes:
>> 
>> <g>  ex:hasGraph  "<s> <p> <o>"^^ex:Graph .
> 
> Agreed about that.

There is a practial issue about parsing that when the graph being quoted is large. I would prefer us to invent a syntax in which the quoting syntax was all at the beginning of the expression.

Pat

> 
> Another (uglier!) representation would be
>   <g> ex:hasGraph <data:text/turtle;charset=UTF-8,%3Cs%3E%20%3Cp%3E%20%3Co%3E> .
> 
> Which would also allow you to make statements about the quoted graph:
>   <data:text/turtle;charset=UTF-8,%3Cs%3E%20%3Cp%3E%20%3Co%3E> dc:date "2012-08-22T14:29:23Z"^^xsd:dateTime .
> 
> - Steve
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