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Re: ISSUE-91: Should the RDF API have a query() mechanism that is capable of loading remote documents.

From: Benjamin Adrian <benjamin.adrian@dfki.de>
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 22:32:11 +0200 (CEST)
Message-ID: <42825.192.168.23.181.1303417931.squirrel@192.168.23.180>
To: public-rdfa-wg@w3.org


> RDF Web Applications Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:
>> ISSUE-91: Should the RDF API have a query() mechanism that is capable of
>> loading remote documents.
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/2010/02/rdfa/track/issues/91
>
> Previously the old combined RDFa-API did have a query interface, however
> several questions were raised over which query mechanism to use, and
> ultimately it was found that the only interface that could be defined
> would be so general :
>
> interface Query {
>    any query(any arguments...);
> }

I think the old query methods have nothing to do with this ISSUE-91.
Mark intended to query the local RDF store with this method, not remote
endpoints.
And I agree with you Nathan, this query method did not solve any of our
use cases.


> That it wasn't worth defining.
>
> Best,
>
> Nathan
>
>



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