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Re: vote for supporting "closed shapes"

From: Erik Wilde <dret@berkeley.edu>
Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:13:51 -0700
Message-ID: <553E8A6F.1050106@berkeley.edu>
To: public-rdf-shapes@w3.org
CC: Irene Polikoff <irene@topquadrant.com>, Iovka Boneva <iovka.boneva@univ-lille1.fr>
hello all.

On 2015-04-24 08:58, Irene Polikoff wrote:
> It looks like there is some confusion around whether this discussion is
> about requirements for the future RDF Data Shapes (SHACL) standard or
> about ShEx and its variants:

yes, and my apologies for being unnecessarily confusing.

> Erik, I believe, is wanting to support a requirement for SHACL. Further
> complicating the matter is that Erik deferred in his requirement
> description to the recently published (outside of the working group) ShEx
> questionnaire.

i was simply lazily referring to the useful explanation in the ShEx 
questionnaire, without it making clear enough that all i wanted to do is 
refer to the explanation of open/closed/constrained shapes.

> Since RDF Data Shapes (SHACL) working group has now published its first
> public draft of the Requirements and Use Cases deliverable, I believe it
> would be best to make SHACL requirements contribuitions in a form of the
> review comments for this document. This would help to eliminate confusion.

i agree, but that's what i was trying to do. the UCR spec says that 
comments should be sent to this list, and so i did. is there a more 
formal way how to make those comments, other than sending email to this 

thanks and cheers,


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