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RE: LC reply drafted

From: Michael Schneider <schneid@fzi.de>
Date: Wed, 13 May 2009 13:59:13 +0200
Message-ID: <0EF30CAA69519C4CB91D01481AEA06A001393A55@judith.fzi.de>
To: "Peter F. Patel-Schneider" <pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
Cc: <rudolph@aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de>, <public-owl-wg@w3.org>
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>Subject: Re: LC reply drafted
>Beyond the scope of the Primer.

I did not mean that this should be stated in this way in the Primer. What I
was about was that the Primer should not make assertions that are in tension
with parts of OWL 2.

Having said this, I have no problem with making informal sounding statements
of the form: "a class /represents/ a set|extension|whatever" (the
introduction of the RDF-Based Semantics uses just such kinds of statement).
It just shouldn't sound as if a class name is directly interpreted by a set
(but such a rigorous formulation isn't necessary/useful in the Primer,
anyway, IMO).


>From: "Michael Schneider" <schneid@fzi.de>
>Subject: RE: LC reply drafted
>Date: Wed, 13 May 2009 08:34:45 +0200
>> And then, there is still also the RDF-Based Semantics, which
>> classes as /individuals/ that have a set of individuals /assigned/ to
>> as their class /extension/.
>> Michael

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