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Re: Limitations of OWL 1.1 to RDF mapping

From: Bijan Parsia <bparsia@isr.umd.edu>
Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2006 22:28:07 +0000
Message-Id: <71AEA8DC-74CA-471A-B4FE-132E20F9C420@isr.umd.edu>
Cc: public-owl-dev@w3.org
To: Holger Knublauch <holger@topquadrant.com>

On Nov 15, 2006, at 9:52 PM, Holger Knublauch wrote:

> The current OWL 1.1 Mapping to RDF Graphs draft [1] states
> "Not every OWL 1.1 ontology can be serialized in RDF. In  
> particular, ontologies using the following features of OWL 1.1  
> cannot be serialized:

These statements should be read as qualified with "under the current  

> 1. punning and
> 2. annotations on axioms."
> Could anyone please clarify the implications of this statement.  Is  
> the plan of the group to leave it like this, or are changes to the  
> OWL 1.1 spec underway to ensure that there will be a complete  
> mapping to RDF Graphs?  Or, will we see an "OWL 1.0.9" that will be  
> complete in RDF but with less features than 1.1?

The RDF mapping has lagged behind the others, but the plan is to  
extend the mapping to cover these cases.

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