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Re: Flower Power and Datatyping ~:-)

From: Sergey Melnik <melnik@db.stanford.edu>
Date: Mon, 04 Feb 2002 13:55:35 -0800
Message-ID: <3C5F0357.3CCE7379@db.stanford.edu>
To: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
CC: RDFCore WG <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>, Frank Manola <fmanola@mitre.org>
Brian McBride wrote:
> 
> At 10:51 01/02/2002 -0800, Sergey Melnik wrote:
> [...]
> 
> >   <rdf:Description parseType="untidy">
> >     <age>5</age>
> >   <rdf:Description>
> 
> This is an interesting approach.  I've felt for a while that we are having
> trouble because we are overloading both syntax and semantics onto too few
> primitives in the graph.
> 
> This is an example of an approach which tries to separate out the syntactic
> issues.
> 
> Patrick doesn't seem that much of a fan.  What do other folks think?

I disagree ;) The concerns that Patrick raised are valid, but his
message felt constructive and encouraging to me. And of course, I'd love
to hear what other folks think, too. Frank, did I get your idea right?

Sergey
Received on Monday, 4 February 2002 16:38:44 EST

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