[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.

jan grant, ILRT, University of Bristol. http://www.ilrt.bris.ac.uk/
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