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Re: How to assert equivalence of URIs ?

From: Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 29 May 2006 19:29:59 +0200
Message-ID: <1f2ed5cd0605291029w40cf0daau83ab0163e6ad7617@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Andrea Splendiani" <andrea.splendiani@unimib.it>
Cc: "Pierre-Antoine Champin" <swlists-040405@champin.net>, semantic-web@w3.org

On 5/29/06, Andrea Splendiani <andrea.splendiani@unimib.it> wrote:
>
> Thanks,
>
> Is there also a way to assert the equivalence without requiring owl ?
> that is, just for RDF assesrtions ?

As Jon suggested, stating

x rdfs:subClassOf y
y rdfs:subClassOf x

is effectively the same as stating

x owl:equivalentClass y

i.e. all members of x are members of y, and vice versa.

Cheers,
Danny.




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