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Re: editorial guideline: representing triples

From: Graham Klyne <Graham.Klyne@MIMEsweeper.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Jul 2002 08:55:42 +0100
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To: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Cc: RDF Core <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>

At 04:26 PM 7/10/02 +0100, Brian McBride wrote:

>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.

I like that (as a way of presenting triples for human consumption).


Graham Klyne
Received on Monday, 15 July 2002 04:25:24 UTC

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