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Re: CURIEs: A proposal

From: Steven Pemberton <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
Date: Tue, 27 Jun 2006 17:12:27 +0200
To: "Misha Wolf" <Misha.Wolf@reuters.com>, public-rdf-in-xhtml-tf@w3.org, semantic-web@w3.org, www-tag@w3.org
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On Tue, 27 Jun 2006 16:28:28 +0200, Misha Wolf <Misha.Wolf@reuters.com>  
wrote:
> It is not the case that XML Namespaces dictates a particular method
> for building the IRI corresponding to an item in a namsepace.
> Indeed, XML Namespaces does not require that any such method exists.

Indeed. But in the rdf-in-xhtml-tf we are trying to be compatible with  
other serializations of RDF. As you point out, RDF/XML uses concatenation,  
as I believe does N3. That is why we were using it in CURIES too, so that  
the same syntax means the same thing.

Steven
Received on Tuesday, 27 June 2006 15:12:39 GMT

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