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RE: datatypes and MT

From: Jeremy Carroll <jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Nov 2001 17:01:10 -0000
To: <Patrick.Stickler@nokia.com>, <melnik@db.stanford.edu>
Cc: <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <JAEBJCLMIFLKLOJGMELDOEGLCCAA.jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>


Sergey:
> >
> > <complex realDecimal="1.0" imaginaryDecimal="2.0"/>
> >
> > as in
> >
> > _x rdf:type complex
> > _x realDecimal "1.0"
> > _x imaginaryDecimal "2.0"
> >
> >

[... snip ...]
Patrick:
>
> Right. Such as <complex>1.0/2.0</complex>, eh?
>

Charter:
[[[
Specifically, the RDF Core Working Group is not chartered to develop a
separate data typing language that duplicates facilities provided by XML
Schema data types
]]]

XML Schema provides a mechanism for defining complex hence we MUST use that.

(I am reading up on schema overnight, I will post the incantation tomorrow).

Jeremy
Received on Tuesday, 6 November 2001 12:01:39 EST

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