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Re: ANN: Skosify 0.1 - converting RDFS/OWL/SKOS into proper SKOS

From: Jim McCusker <james.mccusker@yale.edu>
Date: Thu, 26 May 2011 11:48:17 -0400
Message-ID: <BANLkTimZUYcdpSCEa-WBAnRL+N=P6TRFgA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Osma Suominen <osma.suominen@tkk.fi>
Cc: public-esw-thes@w3.org
I'm familiar with python, so it shouldn't be hard to add these small changes.

Jim

On Thu, May 26, 2011 at 10:03 AM, Osma Suominen <osma.suominen@tkk.fi> wrote:
> On 26.05.2011 15:46, Jim McCusker wrote:
>>
>> Do you handle any of the restrictions?
>>
>> I also convert restrictions of the form "x prop some values of y" into
>> "x prop y". Unions like (x subclassof union( y,z)) becomes (y
>> skos:broader x. z skos:broader x) and intersections like (x subclassof
>> intersection(y,z)) become (x skos:broader y,z).
>
> Ah, no, I didn't notice this when I looked at your code. Skosify won't do
> any of this, although it wouldn't be too hard to add as long as the
> algorithm is straightforward, which appears to be the case.
>
>> I'd be happy to merge projects with you regardless. This was a weekend
>> hack that got out of control for me. :-)
>
> Patches welcome :) The implementation languages are different so merging the
> code is perhaps not feasible. But the approaches in the code seem to be very
> similar (old-fashioned procedural RDF mangling, not any fancy rule engine
> stuff) so translating from one codebase to another shouldn't be hard.
>
> -Osma
>
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