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RE: Proposal for abstract syntax representation of inline literals (was Re: weekly call for agenda items)

From: Jos De_Roo <jos.deroo.jd@belgium.agfa.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2002 16:23:32 +0200
To: "Jeremy Carroll" <jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Cc: "ext Brian McBride" <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>, "Patrick Stickler" <patrick.stickler@nokia.com>, "RDF Core" <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <OF89420324.0F97EDB5-ONC1256C32.004E80A1@agfa.be>

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> I suggest an abstract syntax along the lines of:
>
> An RDF Literal Node can be labelled with one of:
>
> - an RDF String Literal (as now)
> - an RDF XML Literal  (as now)
> - a value from the value space of a datatype.

so they are selfdenoting (as now)

> We simply note that an implementation that is unaware of a specific 
datatype
> used in an RDF/XML document will need to store the datatype URI + 
lexical
> form pair as a fall-back.

OK

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Jos De Roo, AGFA http://www.agfa.com/w3c/jdroo/
Received on Thursday, 12 September 2002 10:24:12 EDT

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