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Re: 2001-09-07#5 Literals

From: Aaron Swartz <aswartz@upclink.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2001 16:50:53 -0500
Message-Id: <200109242207.f8OM7Ku22510@theinfo.org>
To: "Jeremy Carroll" <jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Cc: <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
While we do need to work on getting definitions straight, the comment:

> RDF processors SHOULD deal with equality and normalisation
> of Literals only, and SHOULD NOT be expected to make or find such
> equivalences.

seems like it applies more to RDF parser than RDF processors.

>    ASIDE to rdfcore-wg: Does the example work for US & Asian
>    readers?
>    I note that "some context" is approx. on a European telephone.
>    (I'm guessing that + does not expand as 00 in Asia!)

I figured it out from past experience, but a comment explaining 
that these literals are meant to represent European telephone 
numbers might be in order.

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