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rdfs:isDefinedBy and version IRI

From: Simon Reinhardt <simon.reinhardt@koeln.de>
Date: Sat, 13 Jun 2009 09:41:22 +0100
Message-ID: <4A336632.8080602@koeln.de>
To: public-owl-comments@w3.org

When writing OWL ontologies in RDF syntaxes it is generally a good practice to explicitly relate the defined terms (i.e. classes, properties and individuals) back to the ontology through the property "rdfs:isDefinedBy". In OWL 2 with the introduction of owl:versionIRI there are two options now:

- Relate the terms to the ontology IRI
- Relate the terms to the version IRI

I wonder if the working group wishes to state any preference or give advice on which option to choose?

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