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Re: URI aliases for RDF terms?

From: Andy Seaborne <andy.seaborne@epimorphics.com>
Date: Thu, 03 Nov 2011 08:36:22 +0000
Message-ID: <4EB25286.9030300@epimorphics.com>
To: public-rdf-wg@w3.org


On 02/11/11 16:05, Eric Prud'hommeaux wrote:
> * Steve Harris<steve.harris@garlik.com>  [2011-11-02 14:51+0000]
>> On 2011-11-02, at 14:39, Ian Davis wrote:
>>
>>> On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 2:29 PM, Steve Harris<steve.harris@garlik.com>  wrote:
>>>> OK, but I'm not comfortable with the idea of some URI being used as an alias for some other URI.
>>>>
>>>
>>> Isn't this just owl:equivalentProperty?

I wasn't clear if the suggestion is to define the alias as part of the 
specification of RDF, and expect all parsers to translate, or whether 
some level of inference is involved.

owl:equivalentProperty would lead to two triples, rewriting would lead 
to one triple.

	Andy
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