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Re: Proposal for getting Turtle to LC and N-Triples to FPWD

From: Steve Harris <steve.harris@garlik.com>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2012 11:16:03 +0100
Cc: RDF-WG WG <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <5512541D-F7B0-46BF-BC85-DBBE4F698969@garlik.com>
To: Gavin Carothers <gavin@carothers.name>
+1

Though they're technically similar, I think the motivations, and reasons for their use are quite different.

- Steve

On 2012-05-18, at 18:50, Gavin Carothers wrote:

> Proposal
> =======
> 
> Separate N-Triples from Turtle document. Publish Turtle as Last Call,
> publish N-Triples as FPWD
> 
> Rationale
> ========
> 
> This is the first publication of N-Triples, there will be a great deal
> of feedback as it stands the N-Triples section of the Turtle document
> is not ready for Last Call. The Turtle specification itself is made
> worse by trying to explain N-Triples at the same time as Turtle.
> Examples will need to be duplicated, confusion about is the same
> between Turtle and N-Triples is increased not decreased. It will be
> easier to create better recommendations with them as two separate
> documents than the current combined form.
> 
> 
> 
> I'm perfectly happy to keep editing both documents and get both of
> them to Last Call as soon as possible.
> 
> --Gavin
> 

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