[Dev] Re: chandler query language

patrickdlogan at attbi.com patrickdlogan at attbi.com
Fri Dec 20 11:22:23 PST 2002


> This is one reason that I'm curious as to whether ICS-FORTH's RQL
> re-framed atop <http://e4graph.sourceforge.net> might not be a
> significant improvement.

RQL shares good ideas with Lorel[1] and other semi-structured (and
functional) query languages which pre-date RDF and XML. I would
definitely begin with a literature review of these languages.

[1] http://citeseer.nj.nec.com/abiteboul97lorel.html

The only (really?) other advice I have is start small and build
what you need.

-Patrick



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