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Re: JSON-LD Telecon Minutes for 2011-07-04

From: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Date: Mon, 18 Jul 2011 21:04:16 -0400
Message-ID: <4E24D810.8030707@digitalbazaar.com>
To: Linked JSON <public-linked-json@w3.org>
On 07/12/2011 03:04 PM, Ted Thibodeau Jr wrote:
> On Jul 12, 2011, at 12:58 PM, Gregg Kellogg wrote:
>> The question is, do unnamed nodes have a place in Linked Data
>> and in JSON-LD? I think they do; anyone else?
> I believe IRI-less nodes can be useful within a process.
> They're almost always troublesome as soon as usage moves beyond 
> that -- because how can I identify "that node you didn't identify
> except to say that it existed in context of your last answer"?

You can use Framing.

Look at the "Library" example here:


Framing allows you to deal with the data in JSON-LD, even if it isn't
named. It's essentially query-by-example and is how we deal with this
"problem" in a mission-critical system.

-- manu

Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny)
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