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Re: Ontology for Contact Info

From: Karl Dubost <karl@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 7 Mar 2005 15:44:04 -0500
Message-Id: <956ecb9d1a8eb52b6657fb429a3d14e6@w3.org>
Cc: semantic-web@w3.org
To: Stephen Rhoads <rhoadsnyc@mac.com>

Le 05 mars 2005, à 07:03, Morten Frederiksen a écrit :
> All that said, there's room for a comprehensive vocabulary (perhaps a 
> merger)
> for stuff like this - even though physical addresses are hard due to
> multicultural and other i18n issues.

Names at a more detailed level than name is also a nightmare for 
multicultural issues.
* Names also change in time in some cultures.
* First Name, Last Name is not the only way of having names
I remember a long discusssion about it on rdfweb mailing list when it 
was about defining foaf:name.


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