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Re: ANN: DBpedia 3.2 release, including DBpedia Ontology and RDF links to Freebase

From: Michael Lang(Jr.) <michaelallenlang@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2008 11:14:59 -0500
Message-ID: <59c1f5620811170814o3f7e15e3r202c884e97297b53@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Chris Bizer" <chris@bizer.de>
Cc: "Andreas Harth" <andreas.harth@deri.org>, public-lod@w3.org, "Semantic Web" <semantic-web@w3.org>, dbpedia-discussion@lists.sourceforge.net, dbpedia-announcements@lists.sourceforge.net
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On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 11:07 AM, Chris Bizer <chris@bizer.de> wrote:

>
> Hi Andreas,
>
> we for sure want to do this, but also did not want to postpone the DBpedia
> 3.2 release any further.
>
> So be ensured that the upcoming public user interface for defining the
> infobox-to-ontology mappings will include the possibility to reuse existing
> classes and properties and that external classes and properties will be
> used
> within the 3.3 release.
>
> Defining the infobox-to-ontology mappings that we currently have was
> already
> a lot of work (Anja thanks again), so please be patient with the
> mappings/reuse of external ontologies.
>
> Cheers
>
> Chris
>
>
>
> > -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> > Von: Andreas Harth [mailto:andreas.harth@deri.org]
> > Gesendet: Montag, 17. November 2008 16:55
> > An: Chris Bizer
> > Cc: public-lod@w3.org; 'Semantic Web'; dbpedia-
> > discussion@lists.sourceforge.net; dbpedia-
> > announcements@lists.sourceforge.net
> > Betreff: Re: ANN: DBpedia 3.2 release, including DBpedia Ontology and
> > RDF links to Freebase
> >
> > Hi Chris,
> >
> > Chris Bizer wrote:
> > > 1. DBpedia Ontology
> > >
> > > DBpedia now features a shallow, cross-domain ontology, which has been
> > > manually created based on the most commonly used infoboxes within
> > Wikipedia
> > great work!
> >
> > One thing: what's the reason for creating your own classes rather
> > than re-using or sub-classing existing ones (foaf:Person,
> > geonames:Feature...)?  Same for properties (foaf:name, dc:date...).
> >
> > Regards,
> > Andreas.
> >
> > --
> > http://swse.deri.org/
>
>
>


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