Re: RDF 2 Wishlist: Turtle Syntax

On Sun, Nov 1, 2009 at 9:35 PM, Peter Ansell <> wrote:
> 2009/11/2 Simon Reinhardt <>:
>> Hi
>> Sandro Hawke wrote:
>>>> 2009/11/1 Sandro Hawke <>:
>>>> > So, what should W3C standardize next in the area of RDF, if anything?
>>>> Turtle syntax.
>> Turtle is out there and to my knowledge every important RDF library supports
>> it - and OWL API does as well. I support having it as a recommendation - not
>> only to give it the status it deserves but also to finally sort out the
>> media type problems around Turtle and N3. :-)
> To really sort out the issues between Turtle and N3 it would be nice
> to also push N3 through the process if it is developed properly at
> this stage.

Don't forget Turtle/N3 and SPARQL patterns, or N3 'and/or/vs' SPARQL
Named Graphs...

It'd be good to see the named graph concepts brought into the RDF/OWL
mainstream, rather than left in the query language. So Pat Hayes'
recent paper was encouraging there...


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