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Re: one more on metadata

From: Hassan At-Kaci <hak@ilog.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Mar 2008 09:36:34 -0700
Message-ID: <47E92A12.9070903@ilog.com>
To: Michael Kifer <kifer@cs.sunysb.edu>
CC: RIF WG <public-rif-wg@w3.org>

Michael Kifer wrote:
> I just noticed that absolute IRI is mandatory for all rules.
> I think it is not good. Not every rule requires a global Id, and in fact
> most rules will not. Requiring a global id for each rule is a burden.

I emphatically agree.

Local naming is one of the most important abstraction in computational 
langages.

-hak
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