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RE: Innovation, community and queries

From: Bill de hÓra <dehora@eircom.net>
Date: Thu, 23 May 2002 14:03:35 +0100
To: "'Graham Klyne'" <GK@ninebynine.org>, "'Aaron Swartz'" <me@aaronsw.com>
Cc: <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Message-ID: <003201c2025a$406a84b0$887ba8c0@mitchum>
 
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-rdf-interest-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:www-rdf-interest-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Graham
> Klyne 
>
> My own intuition is that a query language for RDF should aim 
> to operate at 
> a higher level than "find this pattern of triples", but in my 
> implementation it was hard to break away from.  I'd like to 
> see more work 
> on storage formats before we nail down a query language.

I agree; the RDF equivalent of find is plenty of innovation for the
time being. Otoh simple associative matching is powerful enough for
a lot of work, cf Linda.

Bill de hÓra

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