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Re: RDF API convergence?

From: Jonas Liljegren <jonas@rit.se>
Date: 12 Nov 2000 20:55:23 +0100
To: "Jason Diamond" <jason@injektilo.org>
Cc: "www-rdf-interest" <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Message-ID: <87puk1t178.fsf@astral.paranormal.se>
"Jason Diamond" <jason@injektilo.org> writes:

> I haven't quite been able to wrap my head around how one would use an RDF
> model like the DMOZ dumps without loading it into memory or importing it
> into a database that you could query against. The question I have is this:
> Can an API be devised that abstracts away whether or not the model is loaded
> into memory or persisted in a database and still be useful to us as
> developers?

That is what Wraf will do.  The interface modules are separated from
the base modules.  The interface has to be capable to answer any
questions of the find(pred, subj, obj) type.  Wraf doesn't care about
how it does it.

/ Jonas Liljegren

The Wraf project http://www.uxn.nu/wraf/
Sponsored by http://www.rit.se/
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