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From: Miles, AJ (Alistair) <A.J.Miles@rl.ac.uk>
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2004 12:37:10 -0000
Message-ID: <350DC7048372D31197F200902773DF4C05E50D1D@exchange11.rl.ac.uk>
To: "'public-esw-thes@w3.org'" <public-esw-thes@w3.org>

Hi all,

For a bit more description of the skos:subjectIndicator property with a
couple of examples, see:

http://esw.w3.org/mt/esw/archives/000094.html

Can I check with topic maps folks that the following analysis seems
reasonable? ...

The following bits of RDF/XML and XTM are analagous to each other:

---
<rdf:RDF  xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#"
          xmlns:skos="http://www.w3.org/2004/02/skos/core#">

  <rdf:Description rdf:nodeID="ontopia">
    <skos:subjectIndicator rdf:resource="http://www.ontopia.net/"/>
    ...
  </rdf:Description>	

</rdf:RDF>
---
<topic id="ontopia">
  <subjectIdentity>
    <subjectIndicatorRef xlink:href="http://www.ontopia.net/"/>
  </subjectIdentity>
  ...
</topic>
---

The following bits of RDF/XML and XTM are analagous to each other:

---
<rdf:RDF  xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#">

  <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.ontopia.net/">
    ...
  </rdf:Description>

</rdf:RDF>
---
<topic id="ontopia-homepage">
  <subjectIdentity>
    <resourceRef xlink:href="http://www.ontopia.net/"/>
  </subjectIdentity>
  ...
</topic>
---

Yours,

Alistair.

---
Alistair Miles
Research Associate
CCLRC - Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
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Chilton
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United Kingdom
Email:        a.j.miles@rl.ac.uk
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