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RE: Proposed issue: What does using an URI require of me and my s oftware?

From: Graham Klyne <GK@ninebynine.org>
Date: Sun, 05 Oct 2003 22:42:13 +0100
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To: pat hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>
Cc: public-sw-meaning@w3.org

At 12:48 03/10/03 -0500, pat hayes wrote:
>Rather than quarrel over the meaning of words that have no exact meaning 
>(like "meaning" for a start) or that some of us think have exact meanings 
>but others think are meaningless (like "resource"), why don't we try to 
>get a bit more precise about why we feel that something - ANYTHING - needs 
>to be said about this issue.  If nobody can point to anything that is 
>likely to break if we say nothing, then the best thing to do is to agree 
>to say nothing.  And if they can, then at least we will have some example 
>scenarios to help us focus discussion.

A past point of contention has been the role of rdfs:comment in RDF.

Does it convey any kind of "meaning", or none at all?


Graham Klyne
Received on Sunday, 5 October 2003 18:04:31 UTC

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