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Re: Triple(s) that describe the vocabulary

From: Ivan Herman <ivan@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 13 Nov 2011 13:24:26 +0100
Cc: Niklas Lindström <lindstream@gmail.com>, Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>, public-rdfa-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <22E0F649-98AA-473A-9FE0-A71853A41C4C@w3.org>
To: Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>
To be honest, I do not have a strong opinion on this. I take anything that the WG decides... Although we have already discussed and decided this once:-)

Ivan

On Nov 12, 2011, at 19:23 , Toby Inkster wrote:

> On Fri, 11 Nov 2011 18:21:14 +0100
> Niklas Lindström <lindstream@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> Shouldn't that be 'usesVocabulary', as per [1]?
> 
> I don't like that very much.
> 
> A good RDF predicate is one that fits naturally into the following two
> phrases:
> 
> 	"has ..."
> 	"is ... of"
> 
> For example
> 
> 	"has homepage"
> 	"is homepage of"
> 
> But consider:
> 
> 	"has usesVocabulary"
> 	"is usesVocabulary of"
> 
> Anything wrong with <http://www.w3.org/ns/rdfa#vocab>? That way the
> predicate matches the name of the attribute.
> 
> -- 
> Toby A Inkster
> <mailto:mail@tobyinkster.co.uk>
> <http://tobyinkster.co.uk>
> 
> 


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