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Re: Was GraphLiteral, now?

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Apr 2011 17:29:44 +0200
Cc: RDFA Working Group <public-rdfa-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <9F1EE4E4-F2C4-4AF0-84DD-6EF03446527F@w3.org>
To: nathan@webr3.org
I would say a triple set is neutral enough at this point.

You should still put a note into the document saying that the terminology may change if the RDF WG settles on something...

Thx

Ivan

On Apr 22, 2011, at 17:24 , Nathan wrote:

> Hi All, Ivan,
> 
> I'm editing the RDF API document at the minute, and trying to come up with a non offensive but still descriptive name for what was previously called GraphLiteral.
> 
> Would you be prepared to allow the usage of any of the following:
> - QuotedGraph
> - TripleSet
> - EmbeddedGraph
> 
> I understand the hesitance to use GraphLiteral, but I'm also hesitant to use G-Box since it's starting to take on new meaning in the RDF WG to refer to a named set of triples which change over time (a Named-G-Box) rather than anonymous "triple container" as was originally intended - thus it could easily end up just being another IRI, or having a required name, both of which are different to this more general concept which is basically just allowing a Graph to sit in one of the triple slots.
> 
> Best,
> 
> Nathan


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