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Re: Broken n-triples in primer

From: Seth Russell <seth@robustai.net>
Date: Fri, 3 May 2002 13:35:29 -0700
Message-ID: <006b01c1f2e2$10a40580$657ba8c0@c1457248a.sttls1.wa.home.com>
To: "Aaron Swartz" <me@aaronsw.com>, <fmanola@mitre.org>, <www-rdf-comments@w3.org>
Cc: "Dave Beckett" <dave.beckett@bristol.ac.uk>
From: "Aaron Swartz" <me@aaronsw.com>

> The Primer claims to be using N-Triples in examples like:
> """
> <http://www.example.org/index.html>
> <http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/creator>
> <http://www.example.org/staffid/85740> .
> """
>  - http://www.w3.org/TR/2002/WD-rdf-primer-20020426/
> But N-Triples can't have line breaks in the middle of a statement.

Good point.  Is it too late to allow line breaks in the middle of N-Triple
statements?  Me thinks that is it wierd and contra productive to exclude
them.  Most program code will be simpler if they were allowed ... also
descriptions like in the Primer will be

Incidentaly what does the 'N' in 'N-Triples' stand for ?  Me thinks this
format would be better just called 'Triples'.

Seth Russell
Received on Friday, 3 May 2002 16:40:48 UTC

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