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Re: schema.org as reconstructed from the human-readable information at schema.org

From: Peter F. Patel-Schneider <pfpschneider@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2013 21:37:43 -0700
Cc: W3C Vocabularies <public-vocabs@w3.org>
Message-Id: <977E7FC7-D1DD-457C-B362-8D4B45AC8E87@gmail.com>
To: Guha <guha@google.com>
Strangenesses in schema.org, an incomplete list:

Types as URLs.  Properties as strings.  Prescriptive property introductions.  Closed set of types, particularly with open set of properties.  Union ranges, particularly with sub and super properties.  Single typing with a multiple-parent type hierarchy.  URLs as a subset of text. URl vs sameAs property.  additionalTypes property.

peter


On Oct 24, 2013, at 8:54 PM, Guha <guha@google.com> wrote:

> Well, we certainly have a fair number of websites that don't consider it too strange to use. And they seem to think they are using it for real. 
> 
> I am now curious about what you find strange about it.
> 
> guha
> 
> 
> On Thu, Oct 24, 2013 at 8:26 PM, Peter F. Patel-Schneider <pfpschneider@gmail.com> wrote:
> The purpose of this exercise was mostly curiosity in the end, at least after I discovered all the strangenesses, but certainly started with desire to use schema.org information for real.
> 
> peter
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> On Oct 24, 2013, at 6:31 PM, Guha <guha@google.com> wrote:
> 
> > Mostly right. See below for corrections. What is the purpose of this 'reconstruction', if I may ask?
> >
> > guha
> 
> 
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