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Re: ISSUE-14 (CURIES): REPORTED: Proposal to base abbreviated URIs on CURIES not QNAMES

From: Rinke Hoekstra <hoekstra@uva.nl>
Date: Wed, 7 Nov 2007 17:30:59 +0100
Cc: OWL Working Group WG <public-owl-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <92EF6F04-A7DA-4487-8582-247BC1EC8FF7@uva.nl>
To: Rinke Hoekstra <hoekstra@uva.nl>

Please forget about that last remark, it is extremely silly.

-Rinke


On 7 nov 2007, at 17:23, Rinke Hoekstra wrote:

>
> Some notes on CURIEs:
>
> * Loss of information: CURIEs can be problematic in the mapping to  
> RDF, as RDF requires QNames. This means that the mapping should  
> expand the CURIE prefix when translating to RDF.
>
> * The underscore is a special character in CURIEs because of BNodes  
> in RDF: this is a good thing
>
> * CURIEs allow the use of brackets in possibly ambiguous cases (but  
> the spec does not say which cases are ambiguous). This use of  
> brackets can conflict with the FSS as we use brackets to denote zero  
> or one instances of a symbol.
>
> -Rinke
>
>
>
>
> On 24 okt 2007, at 23:09, Web Ontology Language (OWL) Working Group  
> Issue Tracker wrote:
>
>>
>>
>> ISSUE-14 (CURIES): REPORTED: Proposal to base abbreviated URIs on  
>> CURIES not QNAMES
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/2007/OWL/tracker/issues/
>>
>> Raised by: Alan Ruttenberg
>> On product:
>>
>> Reported by alanruttenberg, May 27, 2007
>>
>> Also, can we amend the spec to use curies[1] instead of qnames in  
>> the functional syntax, or simply
>> some sensible abbreviation mechanism? Qnames introduce restrictions  
>> that are unnecessary in this
>> context.
>>
>> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/curie/
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Drs. Rinke Hoekstra

Email: hoekstra@uva.nl   Skype:  rinkehoekstra
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University of Amsterdam,           PO Box 1030
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