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Re: Re-address the subject of Bidirectional links..?

From: Sebastian Tramp <tramp@informatik.uni-leipzig.de>
Date: Sun, 4 Apr 2010 22:19:47 +0200 (CEST)
To: Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>
cc: Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.2.00.1004042218470.32723@fbywnevf4>
quote Nathan (4.4.2010):

Hi Nathan,

maybe this is interesting for you: 

best regards


> Over the past couple of months, the notion of bidirectional links and 
> "back-links" for linked data keeps playing on my mind.
> In many scenarios I can see scope for wanting to be informed of
> back-links / track-backs, especially when it comes to sameAs, seeAlso
> and different use-cases such as decentralized discussions of subjects
> and suchlike.
> Regardless of the specific use-case, I think this is something many will
> hit on as the web of linked data progresses (esp. read/write), and
> wouldn't it be wonderful if methods had been pre-specified - or maybe
> they already are and I just don't see it!
> Please do see: "Should the links be monodirectional or bidirectional?"
> at http://www.w3.org/DesignIssues/Topology.html
> Many Regards,
> Nathan

Sebastian Tramp - Department of Computer Science; University of Leipzig
Tel/Fax: +49 341 97 323-66/-29 http://bis.uni-leipzig.de/SebastianTramp
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