Re: changes in XQuery and SPARQL's use of XQuery

On Fri, Nov 18, 2005 at 04:26:08AM -0500, Eric Prud'hommeaux wrote:
>   - XQuery now has an additional type of promotion, conversion of
>     xsd:untypedAtomic to the expected type for a function, (xsd:double
>     for numeric arguments).
> Also, our use of plain literal may be closer to XPath's use of
> xsd:untypedAtomic than to xsd:xstring. Needs more thought. Related
> thread:

I would be in favour of allowing stuff like "1" + "2" = 3, it fits with
how people really use RDF in my opinion.

- Steve

Received on Friday, 18 November 2005 09:59:47 UTC