[rdfweb-dev] responding to a new wave of anti-RDF sentiment

Jan Grant Jan.Grant at bristol.ac.uk
Tue Jul 19 15:08:39 UTC 2005


On Tue, 19 Jul 2005, Julian Bond wrote:

> The fact is that Redland, good though it is, is not yet integrated into the
> core PHP packages in the way that XML-RPC or DOM or Expat or any of the
> hundred or so other extensions are. Until it is, I can't use it. And until it
> is, RDF is going to struggle to get any traction in the PHP community, which
> is rather large. And until it is, PHP programmers (of whom there are many) are
> going to shy away from RDF, saying it's "hard".
> 
> Am I really being unreasonable for stating this?

Perhaps not, but you might be better off stating it to hardcore 
principal PHP hackers, or the Zend guys.


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