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Re: Bnodes or all-URIs? Straw poll will do. [was: Re: Help needed: *brief* online poll about blank-nodes]

From: glenn mcdonald <glenn@furia.com>
Date: Sun, 19 Jun 2011 01:58:33 +0000
Message-ID: <BANLkTik1GmiVsWJvgtZP=W5SU4zdkiu=6g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>
Cc: semantic-web@w3.org, Alejandro Mallea <janoma@gmail.com>, "Hogan, Aidan" <aidan.hogan@deri.org>, Ian Davis <Ian.Davis@talis.com>
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> Or maybe it doesn't matter whether we have them or not, both worlds
> can coexist.


In a world with bnodes, we end up talking about them *all the damn time*. In
a world without them, we'd just make IDs and go on with our lives.

But I realize this is sort of like an atheist pointing out that atheists
don't spend their time worrying about what God wants.

glenn
Received on Sunday, 19 June 2011 01:59:20 UTC

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