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Re: ISSUE-97: propose to close the issue by doing nothing

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 7 Nov 2012 08:11:21 -0500
Cc: Antoine Zimmermann <antoine.zimmermann@emse.fr>, RDF WG <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <CE1DD320-702B-45B6-8C56-8D96F438DCD2@w3.org>
To: Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>

On Nov 6, 2012, at 15:11 , Pat Hayes wrote:

> 
> On Nov 6, 2012, at 12:42 PM, Antoine Zimmermann wrote:
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>> Re. ISSUE-97: Should the semantics of RDF graphs be dependent on a vocabulary?
>> 
>> 
>> I suggest we close it and do nothing.
> 
> I agree. I was keen on this idea for a while, until I started to go into the details of the effects it would have. Thanks for hewing a similar path.

+1

Ivan

> 
> Pat
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>> 
>> 
>> The implications of the change would be important.
>> If such a thing was done, all reasoners would have to be reimplemented, because the change adds a lot of entailments inferred from the empty graph.
>> 
>> Nonetheless, I made a wiki page where I put the formal definitions of simple-entailment, lv-entailment, rdf-entailment, rdfs-entailment and D-entailment when these notions are made independent from a vocabulary.
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>> http://www.w3.org/2011/rdf-wg/wiki/User:Azimmerm/RDF-semantics
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>> 
>> Best,
>> -- 
>> Antoine Zimmermann
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