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Re: dataset and Dataset

From: Dave Reynolds <dave.e.reynolds@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 06 Apr 2013 17:43:12 +0100
Message-ID: <516050A0.6020201@gmail.com>
To: public-gld-comments@w3.org
On 06/04/13 17:37, Richard Cyganiak wrote:
> Makx,
>
> On 5 Apr 2013, at 11:48, Makx Dekkers <mail@makxdekkers.com> wrote:
>> Id like to point to a decision taken by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative and documented at http://dublincore..org/documents/naming-policy/ :
>>
>> No DCMI Term Names will be assigned that differ from other Names only in regard to case.
>
> AFAIK, DCMI namespaces contain *either* classes *or* properties but not both. So the policy seems to address a case that will never occur anyway. DCAT has a single namespace that contains both classes and properties, so the concerns are different.
>
>> Can you refer to cases where vocabularies use the same name for a class and a property with only difference in case?
>
> Among those I've worked with, SWRC, Bio and MO all do it. I'm sure there's others.

PO (Programme Ontology) is another example (episode/Episode, 
channel/Channel etc).

Dave


>> I looked at other vocabularies (FOAF, VOID, SKOS,  GoodRelations, DOAP, MO, RDFS) and none of them seem to do this.
>
> You didn't look very carefully, Makx! MO has mo:Track and mo:track, mo:Record and mo:record.
>
> Best,
> Richard
>
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