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[ACTION-99] Use OWL Ontology headers in the Schema of all our documents (reworded)

From: Carlos A Velasco <carlos.velasco@fit.fraunhofer.de>
Date: Wed, 03 Jun 2009 19:43:17 +0200
Message-ID: <4A26B635.4030706@fit.fraunhofer.de>
To: ERT WG <public-wai-ert@w3.org>
Hi all,

According to my action item from today, which I reworded. This is also
related to ISSUE-17.

I would suggest that we use in all our RDF Schemas the ontology headers:
<http://www.w3.org/TR/owl-ref/#Ontology-def>

For instance, for EARL 1.0:

<owl:Ontology rdf:about="">
  <owl:versionInfo>v 1.0</owl:versionInfo>
  <rdfs:comment>Schema for the Evaluation and Report Language (EARL) 1.0
  </rdfs:comment>
  <owl:imports rdf:resource="http://purl.org/dc/terms/"/>
  <!-- ... and all the imported namespaces here -->
</owl:Ontology>

Like the OWL spec recommends, I would like to suggest also to use the
xml:base attribute, pointing to our namespaces, e.g.:

xml:base="http://www.w3.org/ns/earl"


regards,
carlos
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