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Re: ISSUE-52 (Explanations): Specification of OWL equivalences and rewriting rules for explaining inferences

From: Alan Ruttenberg <alanruttenberg@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 3 Nov 2007 20:43:41 -0400
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To: public-owl-wg@w3.org
Sent a note to Vipul directly, but then realized it should go to list.

Basically, I'm not sure exactly what is meant by this. It would be  
helpful for me to get some pseudo owl examples of what this would  
look like.

Regards,
Alan


On Nov 3, 2007, at 1:28 PM, Kashyap, Vipul wrote:

> Clarification on this ISSUE-52”
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> Would like to propose that constructs for the following “extra- 
> logical ?” features be included in the OWL 1.1 Spec
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> Proofs – probably as a sequence of entailments
> Entailments
> Explanations – probably as a human readable verbalizations of  
> entailments
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> The use case for the above is the need for an explanation feature  
> for developing and debugging large scale OWL ontologies.
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> A standardized specification of the above would enable better tool  
> support for these features enabling sharing of explanations
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> across tools and applications.. This will increase productivity of  
> the ontology developer.
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> Would like to discuss how this ISSUE is viewed as being within or  
> beyond the scope of the current WG.
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> ---Vipul
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