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Re: QRG in pdf

From: Christine Golbreich <cgolbrei@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Apr 2009 18:00:24 +0200
Message-ID: <b0ed1d660904150900o3c19dd7do2b9a1c5f1e749e63@mail.gmail.com>
To: OWL 2 <public-owl-wg@w3.org>
Cc: Jie Bao <baojie@cs.rpi.edu>
Perhaps did I miss something, may I dare ask why the QRG is strictly
limited to 2 pages in pdf? is that constraint so rigid?

Christine



2009/4/15 Bijan Parsia <bparsia@cs.man.ac.uk>:
> On 15 Apr 2009, at 16:32, Jie Bao wrote:
>
>> Hi
>>
>> Just to get some vogue idea how many pages QRG in print will have, I made
>> a quick and dirty copy+paste into word and did a few  layout setting [1].
>> Please don't be under the impression that this will be the final print
>> version, or anything close.
>>
>> I don't think we may make a 2 page version any more with current contents.
>> Currently it is 4 using Times New Roman font size 8.
>>
>> My heart still loves a 2 page version. Maybe one thing we can  do is to
>> reduce 3-column _tables_ into 2 column by dropping the first one (features),
>> because 1) in print version links to primer and NF&R will not be needed; 2)
>> many of the functional syntax is self-
>> explanatory (e.g., SubclassOf), we only need to comment those that are not
>> (e.g., ObjectHasSelf).
>
> Even there, we could "stack" the "feature name" and the FS, e.g., by adding
> a comment rather than putting the feature name in its own cell. Or have a
>
> +------------+--------------------+
> +------------+                           +
> +------------+--------------------+
>
> Style layout.
>
>> This will enable 3-column _document layout_ (as OWL 1 card [2] is) may
>> save some space. Datatype section can also save some.
>
> I think there's a fair bit of space to be gained before having to cut
> material. Look at binary  data...that should be 1 line.
>
> Cheers,
> Bijan.
>
>
>



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Christine
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