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Re: Anyone RDFized IP address geolocation data?

From: Gregory Williams <greg@evilfunhouse.com>
Date: Sat, 1 Aug 2009 13:33:58 -0400
Cc: public-lod@w3.org
Message-Id: <90D186D7-AA4A-4B72-9839-30EBA29E8DC8@evilfunhouse.com>
To: Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>
On Aug 1, 2009, at 5:31 AM, Danny Ayers wrote:

> Also, what would be my best bet for mapping country codes ("US" etc)
> to the country's entry in dbpedia (or nearby)? What I'm aiming for is
> something like:
>
> [    a IPMapping;
>     ipAddressRange "123.321.0.0";
>     country <#country>   ]
>
> <#country> a Country;
>    countryCode "XX" .
>
> Suggestions on whether I should retain/modify the original indexing
> and appropriate vocabs appreciated too :)


The DAML iso countries ontology[1] has terms for this:

<http://www.daml.org/2001/09/countries/iso#GB>
     iso:code "GB" ;
     iso:name "UNITED KINGDOM" ;
     a iso:Country .

.greg

[1] http://www.daml.org/2001/09/countries/iso
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