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Re: RDF-ISSUE-4 (Deprecate N-Triples): Do we depecate N-Triples and use Turtle instead?

From: David Wood <david.wood@talis.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Mar 2011 15:37:26 -0500
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To: RDF Working Group WG <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
To reply to myself :) I can see the case for simplifying the spec by dropping n-triples, but might take the position that we make no further statement about it (positive or negative).

Regards,
Dave




On Mar 2, 2011, at 15:14, David Wood wrote:

> Really?  I always use Turtle myself, but I see Andy's point about n-triples for test cases.  Does it do any harm to define the simplest possible format?
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> Regards,
> Dave
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> On Mar 2, 2011, at 13:28, RDF Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:
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>> RDF-ISSUE-4 (Deprecate N-Triples): Do we depecate N-Triples and use Turtle instead?
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>> http://www.w3.org/2011/rdf-wg/track/issues/4
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>> Raised by: Sandro Hawke
>> On product:
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>> N-Triples was created by the RDF Core Working Group as a simple and clear way to write down RDF Graphs, especially for the test suite.
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>> Turtle can probably be used to do that instead, now, so maybe we should simplify things -- having one less language -- by removing N-Triples from the RDF documents as we revise them.
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