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Re: SPARQL query JSON/XML source formats

From: Joshua Tauberer <jt@occams.info>
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2007 22:38:23 -0400
Message-ID: <4671FB9F.1070502@occams.info>
To: carmen <_@whats-your.name>, semantic-web@w3.org

carmen wrote:
> from a glance at the SPARQL Protocol for RDF document, the XML
> protocol still ultimately uses a string for the actual query
> contents. since SPARQL is ostensibly designed to be used with data
> and applications originating on the www, are there plans for a
> working note/specification on expressing the queries in a web-native
> format like (X|HT)ML or JSON? programatically writing-out strings is
> error-prone and requires two steps including the subsequent reparsing
> which should be eliminated to eliminate sources of potential failure,
> and increase ease of use and developer uptake.
> 
> ive posted what im doing now, here:
> 
> http://blog.whats-your.name/post/2007/06/10/JSON-querying-RDF-via-SPARQL

I've always wondered why SPARQL or other RDF queries were not 
represented in RDF.....

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