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Re: "Drupal May Be The First Mainstream Semantic Web Winner - Semantic Web"

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Apr 2010 09:36:00 +0200
Message-ID: <m2v9178f78c1004060036j3836566ey98494b0e19baff57@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Cc: RDFa Community <public-rdfa@w3.org>
2010/4/6 Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>

> Interesting blog, including on the role of RDFa in Drupal...
> http://tinyurl.com/ykgnsq5

Great article.  Go Drupal & RDFa! :)

Though, right now in PHP lnad, I'm more excited about elgg [1].

I'll be working on improving the FOAF support (RDF/XML and RDFa), but also
FOAF+SSL, datawiki plugin (SPARQL Update), it has an inbuilt triple store
(which they independently desinged), ACLs and a ton of social networking
features.  GNU Social [2] have also shown an interest in joint work, with a
view to make a protocol for federation (I think the logical choice there is
RDF(a)) ... time will tell.

Being MySQL based means that it can use ARC2 SPARQL, which is possibly a
limitation for Drupal?

[1] http://www.elgg.org/
[2] http://groups.fsf.org/wiki/Group:GNU_Social

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