Re: XML Schema draft populates the intersection of Language and InformationResource [ISSUE-14 httpRange-14]

On Sun, 2007-09-30 at 01:47 -0400, Alan Ruttenberg wrote:
> On Sep 28, 2007, at 6:29 PM, Dan Connolly wrote:
> > I'd really rather not put 303 redirect configuration in the  
> > critical path to deployment of garden variety Semantic Web data.  
> > The <doc#term> technique is available to ordinary authors who can  
> > only use ftp to upload data to the web.
> Dan,
> This is a critical point, and one of the basic problems with aligning  
> the RDF world with the web and particularly http. On the Semantic  
> Web, we need to see everything visible in the RDF. Anything that  
> encodes some aspect of the meaning of a thing in the http protocol  
> and doesn't surface it in the RDF will lose when made available by  
> any other protocol (like from a triple store).

Not necessarily; for example,
the tabulator ( )
copies http info into its triple store.

>  It's one of the  
> reasons that content negotiation is a loser for the Semantic Web,  

You lost me there. Care to elaborate, step-by-step?

> and, similarly, solutions that rely on response codes such as 303,  
> since both of these mechanisms are http dependent.
> -Alan
Dan Connolly, W3C

Received on Monday, 1 October 2007 12:47:12 UTC