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Re: [WP8] requested mailing list: public-esw-thes / Wordnet vocab.

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2003 02:49:21 -0500 (EST)
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@w3.org>
cc: <public-esw@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0301210245590.31485-100000@tux.w3.org>

This would seem like a good thing to me. There has been talk of using Wordnet
in particular, and thesaurus-based technology in geenral, for accessibility -
this would fall into things that gt writen up in Work Package 9.



On Mon, 20 Jan 2003, Dan Brickley wrote:

>As a startup for WP8 (Thesaurus) I have requested a mailing list
>for RDF/thesaurus discussions: public-esw-thes
>BTW I am also thinking of moving my RDF/Wordnet vocabulary across to
>SWAD-Europe since the namespace needs to change anyway, and it provides
>RDF classes for many thousands of common category terms, as well as
>placing them in a hierarchy. This is useful for image annotation,
>amongst other things.
>That work is currently at http://xmlns.com/2001/08/wordnet/ and uses
>http://xmlns.com/wordnet/1.6/ as a namespace URI.

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