W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > semantic-web@w3.org > July 2008

Re: comparing XML and RDF data models

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Date: Wed, 02 Jul 2008 10:36:04 +0100
Message-ID: <486B4C04.4060205@danbri.org>
To: Bijan Parsia <bparsia@cs.man.ac.uk>
Cc: semantic-web@w3.org

Bijan Parsia wrote:

> In general, if you are inclined to make a general "betterness" claim 
> based on some abstract feature, don't. If you are going to anyway, make 
> sure you have every detail nailed with concrete, preferably real 
> examples ready to hand. Even then, one is better off just presenting the 
> goodness without contrast. If it's good enough, people will come.

Well said (though hard to live by) --Dan
Received on Wednesday, 2 July 2008 09:36:46 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 1 March 2016 07:42:05 UTC