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Re: Primer: Summary of updates

From: Markus Krötzsch <mak@aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de>
Date: Wed, 15 Apr 2009 19:27:46 +0200
To: Jie Bao <baojie@gmail.com>
Cc: public-owl-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <200904151927.47210.mak@aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de>
On Mittwoch, 15. April 2009, Jie Bao wrote:
> Thank you, Markus. Fine-grained anchors will be extremely helpful!
>
> The current version is much better than what it was the last week. I
> noticed the syntax has been updated in accordance with current Syntax,
> which was my main concern.

Great to hear that.

>
> I haven't yet get time to update QRG with the new Primer, but will do
> soon. I will also update my "List of everything" [1] (my handy
> reference for features across documents)

We already did this. All Primer anchors that are not in the table are really 
not written yet (many of those on Data* will be added, as will facets; some 
other features may require discussion; please let us know if you feel that 
some missing feature is particularly relevant).

Markus

>
> thanks again for the hard work.
>
> [1]
> http://www.w3.org/2007/OWL/wiki/Talk:Quick_Reference_Guide#List_of_everythi
>ng
>
> Jie
>
> On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 7:11 AM, Markus Krötzsch
>
> <mak@aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de> wrote:
> > There have been many updates to the Primer last week. Here is a summary
> > of the main changes that were made in response to suggestions from WG
> > members (including the discussion at the last telco):
> >
> > * "Changes from OWL 1" removed. As requested by several WG members, the
> > Appendix about changes from OWL 1 has been deleted and references to NF&R
> > have been introduced instead.
> >
> > * Anchors to individual features added. As requested by Jie, we have
> > introduced fine-grained anchors for all features and updated the table at
> > [1] accordingly. Note that several features that are still missing will
> > be added for the next publication round. Editor notes in Primer point out
> > such omissions (in particular, the section on advanced modeling with
> > datatype properties, including facets, is not written yet, hence many
> > "Data*" features are still missing; the final coverage here will be
> > similar as for the "Object*" features). We also received comments from WG
> > members warning us to introduce too many features, so there will be more
> > discussion needed to find the right balance here.
> >
> > * Examples extended and improved. The correctness and style of the
> > syntactic translations in examples has been improved based on a number of
> > comments.
> >
> >
> > There have, of course, been other changes, but we perceive the above to
> > be most relevant for clearing the way towards publishing the Primer in
> > this round (judging from the feedback we received).
> >
> > Cheers,
> >
> > Markus
> >
> >
> > [1] http://www.w3.org/2007/OWL/wiki/Talk:Quick_Reference_Guide
> >
> >
> > --
> > Markus Krötzsch
> > Institut AIFB, Universität Karlsruhe (TH), 76128 Karlsruhe
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> > mak@aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de          www  http://korrekt.org


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Markus Krötzsch
Institut AIFB, Universität Karlsruhe (TH), 76128 Karlsruhe
phone +49 (0)721 608 7362          fax +49 (0)721 608 5998
mak@aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de          www  http://korrekt.org


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