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Re: Resource-Type Revisited (httpRange-14)

From: Ian Davis <lists@iandavis.com>
Date: Sat, 05 Jan 2008 09:33:58 +0000
To: "Sean B. Palmer" <sean@miscoranda.com>
Cc: www-tag@w3.org
Message-Id: <1199525638.12096.10.camel@iand-laptop>


On Fri, 2008-01-04 at 15:30 +0000, Sean B. Palmer wrote:
> So I figured that this would be okay:
> 
> [ :from "http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/dblp/resource/person/100007";
>   dc:title "Journals TimBL has Contributed To" ] .
> 
> And indeed it is, as long as you make sure to use a *literal* for the
> URI. If you used an RDF URI Reference like this:
> 
> [ :from <http://www4.wiwiss.fu-berlin.de/dblp/resource/person/100007>;
>   dc:title "Journals TimBL has Contributed To" ] .
> 
> It could be smushed to, for example:
> 
> [ :form <http://www.w3.org/People/Berners-Lee/card#i>;
>    foaf:name "Tim Berners-Lee";
>    dc:title "Bookmashup Data about TimBL";
>    dc:title "Journals TimBL has Contributed To" ] .
> 
> Which is our bloomin' mess all over again. So it has to be a literal.
> 


A way of thinking about this that might help is that when you use angle
brackets you're actually referring to the resource denoted by the URI,
whereas the literal version refers to the actual URI (a data type would
help here too).

Ian
Received on Saturday, 5 January 2008 09:41:14 UTC

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