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Re: Turtle: Prefixes now can contain colons (":")?

From: Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@epimorphics.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2012 15:39:58 +0100
Message-ID: <5005793E.7040904@epimorphics.com>
To: public-rdf-comments@w3.org
Mathias - thanks for pointing this out with the details.

It's a bug in the grammar (Turtle and SPARQL), not an intended design 

Raw colons are only allowed in the local part, not the prefix part of a 
prefixed name.  a:b:c is the prefix name pair (a:, b:c)

We'll fix it.


(as editor of the SPARQL grammar and person who made the mistake in the 
first place.)
Received on Tuesday, 17 July 2012 14:40:29 UTC

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