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Re: Domain of cert:key

From: Stéphane Corlosquet <scorlosquet@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Dec 2011 10:31:45 -0500
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To: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Cc: public-xg-webid@w3.org
On Fri, Dec 23, 2011 at 9:55 AM, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>wrote:

> On 12/23/11 9:39 AM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
>
>> Domain:
>> foaf:Agent
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/ns/auth/**cert#key <http://www.w3.org/ns/auth/cert#key>
>>
>> I think this should perhaps not be so narrow as a foaf agent.
>>
>> In the future I can imagine the web of things almost anything and
>> everything could have a public and private key.
>>
>> Scales, toothbrush, chair, watch.
>>
>> Proposal to relax foaf:Agent as the domain of domain of key.
>>
>> Dont have a huge strength of feeling about this if it's considered a
>> lot of work, but may be good future proofing :)
>>
>>
>>
> foaf:Agent should apply to all the things (which are physical artifacts)
> in your list above :-)
>
> See: http://xmlns.com/foaf/spec/#**term_Agent<http://xmlns.com/foaf/spec/#term_Agent>.


yes, afaik (Dan should confirm this), this is the purpose of foaf:Agent, to
be fairly generic. (as opposed to foaf:Person which is more specific). I
don't think we need to change anything here...

Steph.


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