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Re: Is there a general "preferred" property?

From: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2012 17:28:26 -0400
Cc: Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>
Message-Id: <D3CB7D41-25CB-460A-9C24-32C0522E045D@w3.org>
To: nathan@webr3.org
Interesting to go meta on this with x:preferred .

What would be the meaning of "preferred" -- "preferred by the object itself or
the owner of the object itself"?

In other words, I wouldn't use it to store in a local store my preferred names
for people, that would be an abuse of the property.

Tim

On 2012-07 -15, at 19:42, Nathan wrote:

> Essentially what I'm looking for is something like
> 
>  foaf:nick x:preferred foaf:preferredNick .
>  rdfs:label x:preferred foaf:preferredLabel .
>  owl:sameAs x:preferred x:canonical .
> 
> It's nice to have con:preferredURI and skos:prefLabel, but what I'm really looking for is a way to let machines know that x value is preferred.
> 
> Anybody know if such a property exists yet?
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Nathan
> 
> 
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