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Re: RDF/XML syntax for quads

From: Martynas Jusevičius <martynas@graphity.org>
Date: Thu, 9 Jun 2016 20:20:10 +0200
Message-ID: <CAE35Vmz4FG=MpL-NXPO1BH6XK2V_92bUP3BGekVDVTr9Giaxcw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simon Spero <sesuncedu@gmail.com>
Cc: Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>, Fabien.Gandon@inria.fr, Andy Seaborne <andy@seaborne.org>

it's not about files, it's about dynamically constructed RDF datasets with
named graphs, that we want to process with XSLT. More about the use case in
this thread:

On Thu, Jun 9, 2016 at 7:41 PM, Simon Spero <sesuncedu@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Jun 9, 2016 11:55 AM, "Martynas Jusevičius" <martynas@graphity.org>
> wrote:
> > we have a use case where we need an RDF format in XML syntax that
> Use case, or noose case😉?
> Do you need to have "named" blank nodes that cross graph boundaries, and
> can't readily use the 1.1 well known genid trick?
> If not, it might be simpler just to stick a name attribute in the RDF/XML
> root element, store each graph in a separate file, collecting the files in
> a tarball or the like? That would allow unmodified software to work with
> the individual graphs.
> If needs be you could have an additional file defining the dataset, which
> could be used as the starting document for xsl processing.
> Simon
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