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Re: rdfms-graph: Food for thought

From: Aaron Swartz <me@aaronsw.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2001 12:08:27 -0500
Cc: "Stephen Petschulat/CanWest/IBM" <spetschu@ca.ibm.com>, w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org
To: Graham Klyne <Graham.Klyne@Baltimore.com>
Message-Id: <20010717170829.WPLW5550.femail18.sdc1.sfba.home.com@localhost>
On Tuesday, July 17, 2001, at 10:08  AM, Graham Klyne wrote:

> (a) how is one to represent such a node in N-triples?  
> Currently, there's no obvious way (apart from what you suggest 
> above).

Well, the obvious way seems to me to be:

<foo> .

> (b) having selected an N-triples representation, some kind of 
> semantics must be defined -- it seems rather pointless to take 
> special steps to define a form and then say it adds nothing to 
> the meaning.

The semantics are that the resource identified by <foo> exists 
in the domain of discourse.

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