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Re: Turtle tests : Case-sensitivity of base and prefix directives

From: David Wood <david@3roundstones.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2013 14:01:54 -0500
Cc: Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@epimorphics.com>, public-rdf-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <FB1679D2-4E19-4574-82E7-6CED725B4FB4@3roundstones.com>
To: Peter Ansell <ansell.peter@gmail.com>
On Feb 19, 2013, at 23:55, Peter Ansell <ansell.peter@gmail.com> wrote:

> On 17 November 2012 05:57, Peter Ansell <ansell.peter@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 16 November 2012 20:02, Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@epimorphics.com> wrote:
>>> On 16/11/12 05:12, Peter Ansell wrote:
>>>> Is it possible to make @BASE and @PREFIX case-insensitive so that the
>>>> traditional Turtle @ forms are equivalent to the the SPARQL forms?
>>> 
>>> 
>>> The tests follow the grammar as it is at the moment so that is a request to
>>> make a grammar change - I'll forward your comment to the WG.
>> 
>> Hi Andy,
>> 
>> Yes, my request was for a change to the grammar, based on recognising
>> in the tests that the newly included sparql directives are
>> case-insensitive.
>> 
>> Thanks,
>> 
>> Peter
> 
> Given that the specification is now in Candidate Recommendation status
> should I assume that these changes will not be made and @base and
> @prefix will stay case-sensitive?

Hi Peter,

No, please don't assume that.  The editors will get back to you with a formal response.

Regards,
Dave
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> Peter
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