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Re: Moving RDF* forward

From: Holger Knublauch <holger@topquadrant.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 08:33:52 +1000
To: public-rdf-star@w3.org
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On 10/14/2020 2:45 AM, Pierre-Antoine Champin wrote:

> Hi all,
> RDF* is gaining traction, with more and more implementations; but to 
> avoid fragmentation, we need to build a consensus and a stable 
> specification for it.
> To achieve this goal, Olaf and I have started drafting a Community 
> Group report, which is available here:
> https://w3c.github.io/rdf-star/
Great! Thanks for starting this.
> It is hosted on a github repo <https://github.com/w3c/rdf-star/> 
> (linked from the report), which we can use to structure the 
> discussion: feel free to submit issues or pull requests if you have 
> suggestions or requests about the content of this report.
> Opening issues and discussions is good, but closing them with 
> consensual resolutions is better ;-) We feel that asynchronous 
> discussion alone will not get us there, so we propose to organize a 
> weekly call to make decisions more efficiently. It would be great in 
> particular if people having already implemented RDF* could 
> participate, to give us feedback on what is possible or not, what 
> works well and what does not. We invite anyone interested to fill in 
> this Doodle poll:
> https://doodle.com/poll/vax2g6y3nh5ksxxr
> Please note that:
> * the actual dates are not relevant, only the day-of-week and 
> timeslots (I chose dates after Europe and US switch to DST, to see how 
> the timeslots align in the longer term, but we can start earlier if 
> needed);
> * the timeslots are within working(ish) hours for both Europe and US, 
> as it seems that most people on the mailing list are in these regions; 
> sincere apologies for the others -- if you really want to participate 
> but can not join on any of the proposed slot, let us know.
Yeah, the bane of living in Australia is that such meetings are often 
impossible to attend. None of the times work for me but I will try to 
contribute in written form, esp working towards 
https://github.com/w3c/rdf-star/issues/9 which we consider critical 
before we can fully migrate from our home-grown reification solution to 


> Looking forward to your feedback,
>     Pierre-Antoine & Olaf
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