Re: FW: Comments on SPARQL draft

> I propose that SPARQL does not require processing plain literals as
> numbers if they just happen to look like numbers.  Implementations would
> be free to provide this if they choose to but it is outside the rec
> (i.e. SPARQL does not forbid it either).

I would agree plain literals can only be compared as strings 
but cannot say what the implications are if it was forbidden. 
Would you have an example handy? 

Janne Saarela <janne.saarela at>
Profium, Lars Sonckin kaari 12, 02600 Espoo, Finland

Received on Wednesday, 3 November 2004 20:14:56 UTC