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Re: Thing and Class

From: Richard H. McCullough <rhm@pioneerca.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Aug 2008 00:46:46 -0700
Message-ID: <106668F25D7F430294026C39545D681E@rhm8200>
To: "Bernhard Schandl" <bernhard.schandl@univie.ac.at>, <semantic-web@w3.org>

I am going to use
    x  type  y
    a  subClassOf  b

The "similar to mKR" thing is something extra
-- a "hierarchy outline" like a table of contents
-- a "picture" of the relations 

Dick McCullough
Ayn Rand do speak od mKR done;
mKE do enhance od Real Intelligence done;
knowledge := man do identify od existent done;
knowledge haspart proposition list;
http://mKRmKE.org/

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bernhard Schandl" <bernhard.schandl@univie.ac.at>
To: <semantic-web@w3.org>
Cc: "Richard H. McCullough" <rhm@PioneerCA.com>
Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2008 11:37 PM
Subject: Re: Thing and Class


> Richard,
> 
>> I have also thought of a good way to focus on my concerns.
>> I will take a simple example, maybe the one offered by
>> James Leigh, and do a complete individual hierarchy
>> using all "type" and "subClassOf" links -- according to
>> RDF/OWL, not according to mKR.
>>
>> I hope you won't mind if I use a notation similar to mKR
>> to distinguish between "type" and "subClassOf" links.
>> I plan to show
>>   x  type  y
>> as (that's an "i:" prefix)
>> y
>> /  i:x
>> and
>>   x  subClassOf  y
>> as
>> y
>> /  x
> 
> as an interested listener to your discussion, may I ask you to,  
> instead of your "similar to mKR" notation, just use the common RDF/OWL  
> vocabulary, i.e.,
> 
> x rdf:type y
> a rdfs:subClassOf b
> 
> to avoid confusion. These terms are understandable to (probably) all  
> readers of the list, and they are well defined.
> 
>> I'll have the example done tomorrow.
> 
> Looking forward to that.
> 
> Best, Bernhard
> 
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>
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