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Re: What happens when an ontology has data literals that are outside the range handled

From: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2009 17:18:14 -0500
To: Alan Ruttenberg <alanruttenberg@gmail.com>
cc: W3C OWL Working Group <public-owl-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <27119.1234477094@ubehebe>


> This is one question that came up with my discussion with Jos this
> morning (more details to follow).
> 
> So suppose I have the entailment test:
> 
> {1.0^decimal, 1.000000000000000001^decimal} < {1.0^float}
> 
> in an implementation that only supports 16 digit decimal literals.
> 
> What happens?

Sorry, I can't parse your question.  What are the braces and the
1.0^decimal (supposed to be "1.0"^^decimal, I assume) there for?

And can you change 16 to 8 in your question, so I don't have to count
all those zeros?

       -- Sandro
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