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RE: declaredAs

From: Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>
Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2007 15:58:01 -0500
Message-Id: <p0623090fc2e2815d141d@[10.100.0.67]>
To: "John McClure" <jmcclure@hypergrove.com>
Cc: "Bijan Parsia" <bparsia@cs.man.ac.uk>, "Owl Dev" <public-owl-dev@w3.org>

>
>>But rdf:ID doesn't get you *any sort of
>>declaration*. It's *just a funny way of making an assertion*.
>
>Nope, I don't agree -- I don't see this in the specs anywhere.

Well, the RDF specs say explicitly that RDF consists entirely of 
assertions, they give a normative semantics which defines the 
assertions, and they do not mention declarations anywhere. Seems 
pretty damn clear to me.

Pat Hayes
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