W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-rdf-comments@w3.org > July to September 2003

Re: pfps-04 (why the thread is germane to pfps-04)

From: Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 27 Jul 2003 16:51:19 -0400
Message-Id: <4.2.0.58.J.20030727164949.05839c38@localhost>
To: "Peter F. Patel-Schneider" <pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
Cc: bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com, jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com, phayes@ai.uwf.edu, www-rdf-comments@w3.org

At 21:13 03/07/25 -0400, Peter F. Patel-Schneider wrote:
>From: Martin Duerst <duerst@w3.org>

> > Apart from the issue of language information (plain literals can take
> > language information, xsd:string can't), what is the reason for making
> > these two disjoint?
>
>Personally, I don't see any reason to make them disjoint. Plain literals
>without a language tag look just like xsd:strings to me.

Seems to be the case for a lot of people, including me.


Regards,    Martin.
Received on Sunday, 27 July 2003 21:59:58 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Friday, 21 September 2012 14:16:32 GMT