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Re: modest proposal for entailment

From: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
Date: Wed, 3 Oct 2012 15:50:42 +0100
Cc: Antoine Zimmermann <antoine.zimmermann@emse.fr>, Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>, W3C RDF WG <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <10502756-E81E-4802-9D4F-82A31B83F0A4@cyganiak.de>
To: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
On 3 Oct 2012, at 15:33, Sandro Hawke wrote:
> I'm asking what people will be able to do if we put this bit in the spec that they can't do if we don't.

That's the wrong question. Specifications are tools for creating interoperability. So the best question is:

What can people *not do* do if we put this into the spec that they *can* do, and likely *will* do in incompatible ways, if we don't.

Best,
Richard
Received on Wednesday, 3 October 2012 14:51:14 GMT

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