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Re: wildcard resource representation

From: Garret Wilson <garret@globalmentor.com>
Date: Wed, 01 Aug 2007 14:31:42 -0700
Message-ID: <46B0FBBE.7060509@globalmentor.com>
To: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
CC: Semantic Web <semantic-web@w3.org>

Richard Cyganiak wrote:
>
> Garrett,
>
>> Try this:
>>
>> <foaf:Person rdf:about="http://example/org/singers/BritneySpears">
>>  <eg:hasChild>
>>    <foaf:Person foaf:name="Sean"/>
>>  </eg:hasChild>
>> </foaf:Person>
>>
>> Does this mean that Britney Spears has as children all the people in 
>> the world named "Sean"? Or does it simply mean that Britney Spears 
>> has a single child; we don't have a URI identifier for this child, 
>> but we know his name is Sean? I would think the latter...
>
> You are right.

(Whew!) That's a relief. Britney has enough problems to deal with as it 
is... ;)

Best,

Garret
Received on Wednesday, 1 August 2007 21:31:56 GMT

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