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editorial guideline: representing triples

From: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2002 16:26:25 +0100
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To: RDF Core <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>

It has been suggested that we adopt a common notation across all the specs 
for representing triples.

I suggest we use legal n-triples with the addition that a URI can be 
represented as a qname without angle brackets, e.g.

   _:a rdf:type rdfs:Class .

The notation should be explained in the primer which should include a list 
of standard prefixes.  The other documents should reference the description 
in the primer.

Received on Wednesday, 10 July 2002 11:27:43 UTC

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