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Re: Can RDF thrive in an XML-centric world?

From: Patrick Stickler <patrick.stickler@nokia.com>
Date: Mon, 4 Nov 2002 12:06:48 +0200
Message-ID: <00ab01c283e9$e35eba90$399316ac@NOE.Nokia.com>
To: "ext Jeremy Carroll" <jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>, "Bob MacGregor" <macgregor@ISI.EDU>
Cc: "Dan Brickley" <danbri@w3.org>, <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>




----- Original Message ----- 
From: "ext Jeremy Carroll" <jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
To: "Bob MacGregor" <macgregor@ISI.EDU>
Cc: "Dan Brickley" <danbri@w3.org>; <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Sent: 04 November, 2002 09:56
Subject: Re: Can RDF thrive in an XML-centric world?


> 
> (flame bait?)


Forcing a wider splay pattern...  ;-)


> Bob MacGregor wrote:
> 
> 
> > IMHO the RDF world should be learning how to
> > accomodate the XML world, not the other way around.  The core good ideas in
> > RDF are URI's and triples (while current RDF syntax is a huge liability).
> 
> 
> Yes, RDF/XML is inexcusably bad and should go.
> The rest of RDF is seriously held back because of the XML serialization.
> 
> Jeremy


I fully agree.


[Patrick Stickler, Nokia/Finland, (+358 40) 801 9690, patrick.stickler@nokia.com]
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