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Re: Finding a SPARQL endpoint by an LOD URI?

From: Kjetil Kjernsmo <kjetil@kjernsmo.net>
Date: Sat, 07 Jul 2012 12:18:50 +0200
To: public-lod@w3.org, Heiko Paulheim <paulheim@ke.tu-darmstadt.de>
Cc: semantic-web@w3.org
Message-ID: <3995112.ZkKcJdTZUO@owl>
On Wednesday 4. July 2012 08.45.24 Heiko Paulheim wrote:
> Hi all,

Hi Heiko!

> I am wondering whether there is a way of finding a SPARQL endpoint for
> an LOD URI, i.e., a function f that behaves like
> f(<http://dbpedia.org/resource/Darmstadt>) = <http://dbpedia.org/sparql>

You may be interested in my paper to the LAPIS workshop on ESWC:
with slides:

In there, I advocate that timbl's requirement would be satisfied in a 
RESTful manner if everyone linked to a VoID description (like the VoIDists 
already responded), or failing that, adding these two triples to every 
description, e.g.

<> void:inDataset [ void:sparqlEndpoint </sparql> ] .

My own implementation does this now by default:
as can be seen here:


Kjetil Kjernsmo
Ph.D. Research Fellow, Semantic Web
Department of Informatics, University of Oslo
Received on Saturday, 7 July 2012 10:19:48 UTC

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