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[closed] Re: OWL S&AS comment - owl:Ontology mapping to/from RDF triples

From: Jim Hendler <hendler@cs.umd.edu>
Date: Wed, 4 Jun 2003 14:27:28 -0400
Message-Id: <p05200f30bb03ea781f4d@[204.145.242.23]>
To: Dave Beckett <dave.beckett@bristol.ac.uk>, "Peter F. Patel-Schneider" <pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
Cc: public-webont-comments@w3.org

At 5:16 PM +0100 6/4/03, Dave Beckett wrote:
>On Fri, 30 May 2003 14:52:59 -0400 (EDT)
>"Peter F. Patel-Schneider" <pfps@research.bell-labs.com> wrote:
>
>>  Thanks for your comments.
>>
>>  >   OWL Web Ontology Language Semantics and Abstract Syntax
>>  >   W3C Working Draft 31 March 2003
>>  >   http://www.w3.org/TR/2003/WD-owl-semantics-20030331/
>
>...
>
>>  The OWL transfer syntax uses RDF graphs as encoded in RDF/XML.  Currently,
>>  there is no standard mechanism in RDF for representing the context of
>>  information.  However, it is possible in RDF to use properties such as
>>  rdfs:isDefinedBy to achieve part (but only part) of this purpose.  Such
>>  properties can also be used in OWL in annotations.
>
>It would be nice maybe to see that in an example somewhere, maybe
>in the Guide or Reference.
>
>>  Please reply to this message indicating whether anything more needs to be
>>  done in this area.
>
>Yes thanks, your reply and proposed changes are satisfactory.
>
>Dave

Thanks for your comment Dave.

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