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General syntax: infoset of BNF?

From: Graham Klyne <Graham.Klyne@Baltimore.com>
Date: Fri, 25 May 2001 16:21:25 +0100
Message-Id: <5.0.2.1.2.20010525161940.038da060@joy.songbird.com>
To: Jan Grant <Jan.Grant@bristol.ac.uk>
Cc: w3c-rdfcore-wg <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
At 09:49 AM 5/25/01 +0100, Jan Grant wrote:
>Perhaps we might stick with a simple grammar for serialised RDF and
>include something to the effect:
>
>         "any stream of XML tokens that is equivalent to this
>         serialisation (wrt. {a subset of the XML infoset})
>         is also a valid serialised form, and should be
>         interpreted equivalently."

I'd not object to that.  My suggestion was for the Infoset version to be 
the main reference, and an informational grammar be included as an appendix.

#g


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