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Re: ShEx relation to SPIN/OWL

From: Jeremy J Carroll <jjc@syapse.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Jul 2014 17:49:07 -0700
Cc: "public-rdf-shapes@w3.org" <public-rdf-shapes@w3.org>
Message-Id: <3B36D068-B8B9-4636-8C6D-83BFD907E5F4@syapse.com>
To: John Snelson <John.Snelson@marklogic.com>

On Jul 2, 2014, at 8:42 AM, John Snelson <John.Snelson@marklogic.com> wrote:

> There's a big difference between a declarative validation language like 
> ShEx and a more general purpose language like SPARQL in SPIN to 
> validate. By being declarative and stating the validation intent rather 
> than the validation method, the description is available to be used in 
> many different scenarios.


+1

I am far from convinced that ShEx currently has the expressivity I would need for my use cases, but I feel it may be worth spending effort developing the use cases, and adding the declarative expressivity that's needed

Jeremy
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