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Re: time and quads and semantics

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 07:18:39 -0500
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To: public-rdf-wg@w3.org
On 2/15/12 1:33 AM, Pat Hayes wrote:
> This all works out quite nicely and naturally, but it there is one big issue. If we are given a quad store, how do we know whether to interpret it as consisting of triples with labels, or as consisting of quads with an extra parameter?

The SPARQL Service Description [1] spec is a natural slot for handling 
this matter. I believe the existing spec could be extended accordingly.

Net effect, SPARQL clients deductively discern quad store behavior.

Links:

1. http://www.w3.org/TR/sparql11-service-description/ -- spec

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