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Re: (tentative) container model proposal

From: Aaron Swartz <aswartz@upclink.com>
Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2001 09:00:56 -0500
To: <Ora.Lassila@nokia.com>, <guha@alpiri.com>
CC: <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B74CDC46.DDB5%aswartz@upclink.com>
Ora.Lassila@nokia.com <Ora.Lassila@nokia.com> wrote:

> I am not against anyone inventing new schemes, just that there ought to be one
> that's "preferred" to ensure some baseline interoperability. I do not believe
> that just having triples and nothing else constitutes interoperability.

Interoperability is Hard Work. We can only bring people so far and
encouraging them to use our container scheme is not one of the places I want
to go. Build translation rules instead.

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[ Aaron Swartz | me@aaronsw.com | http://www.aaronsw.com ]
Received on Wednesday, 13 June 2001 10:01:16 EDT

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