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Re: SD vocab updates: dataset descriptions

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 03 Dec 2009 09:22:57 +0100
Message-ID: <4B177561.6050803@w3.org>
To: Gregory Williams <greg@evilfunhouse.com>
CC: Alexandre Passant <alexandre.passant@deri.org>, "public-rdf-dawg@w3.org Group" <public-rdf-dawg@w3.org>
Thanks Greg. This indeed clarifies. And I am fine...

Ivan

Gregory Williams wrote:
> On Nov 23, 2009, at 7:24 AM, Ivan Herman wrote:
> 
>> Heh:-) I was asking myself exactly the same question:-) That is why I
>> asked Greg to give an example...
>>
>> I guess
>>
>> sd:Service sd:defaultDataset [ ... ] .
>>
>> (which is the current example) can also say
>>
>> sd:Service sd:defaultDataset <URI> .
>>
>> but I realized that does not necessarily sound right. <URI> is clearly
>> not the URI of the dataset itself, but a description thereof. So the
>> term's name is not really fine...
>>
>> Again, I think an example would clarify Greg's thoughts...
> 
> With the new changes, the example would be:
> 
> [] a sd:Service ;
>     sd:defaultDatasetDescription <URI> .
> 
> If the service description document contains more information (the actual dataset description) about <URI>, then you're done. If it doesn't and you want more details, you can try dereferencing <URI> to get the description.
> 
> Does that clear things up?
> 
> .greg
> 
> 

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