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Re: Flexible schema inclusions and overloading in ShEx.

From: Peter F. Patel-Schneider <pfpschneider@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:48:09 -0700
Message-ID: <53CE4169.10409@gmail.com>
To: Olivier Rossel <olivier.rossel@gmail.com>, "public-rdf-shapes@w3.org" <public-rdf-shapes@w3.org>
I find overriding to be a very scary feature.  It is hard to define in this 
context and hard to understand.  I strongly suggest that it not be a part of 
whatever comes out of a spec for RDF constraints.

Overriding does not appear to be a part of the ShEx member submission.


On 07/22/2014 03:35 AM, Olivier Rossel wrote:
> Hi all.
> I would like to point out that ShEx has some ideas about a nice feature coming
> from RelaxNG:
> "extending and overriding shapes"
> cf the discussion here
> http://www.w3.org/2001/sw/wiki/Discussion_SHEX_format#Discussion_2.2C_redefining_and_including_other_SHEX_definitions
> This is really elegant and handy feature when you deal with data descriptions
> on the long term (in standards, for example).
> I am not sure SPIN or ICV have any support for an equivalent feature.
> True?
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