Re: [an aside on JavaScript] Re: shapes-ISSUE-60 (Other Extension Languages): Shall SHACL support other extension languages beside SPARQL (like JavaScript)? [SHACL Spec]

On 6/1/2015 21:45, Peter F. Patel-Schneider wrote:
> JavaScript is powerful enough to express general functions, and thus can do
> some computations that SPARQL cannot. JavaScript does depend heavily on
> libraries that extend the capabilities of the core language. Any use of
> JavaScript as part of SHACL would almost certainly have to indicate which
> libraries are required.

Yes absolutely. That's why my previous example used a property called 
sh:jsLibrary. This may point to a URL or to an instance of sh:JSLibrary 
that manages multiple library files and their dependencies. Should be 
trivial to specify. See also


Received on Monday, 1 June 2015 23:34:14 UTC