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Re: ANN: The Vehicle Sales Ontology - Cars, Bikes, Boats on the Web of Data - http://purl.org/vso/ns

From: Martin Hepp <martin.hepp@ebusiness-unibw.org>
Date: Thu, 2 Sep 2010 15:14:53 +0200
Cc: semantic-web@w3.org
Message-Id: <B590A6CC-A555-4F66-88A6-A57C1040E063@ebusiness-unibw.org>
To: Renato Iannella <ri@semanticidentity.com>
Hi Renato,
thanks, understood ;-)
However, for the moment, I tried to keep the identifiers and the  
labels in sync in all of my ontologies.
Also note that people coding RDFa markup will have to use the  
identifiers, not the labels, so the ontology labels are of very  
limited use.

Martin

On 02.09.2010, at 03:14, Renato Iannella wrote:

>
> On 2 Sep 2010, at 05:41, Martin Hepp wrote:
>
>> The reason for "mileageFromOdometer" is that the most popular term  
>> for that in the US is "mileage", which unfortunately is also used  
>> for the distance per amount of fuel. So I had to disambiguate while  
>> still using a term that automative domain experts would search for.  
>> "readingFromOdometer" is a better term, but I fear that it will not  
>> be intuitive for US-based Web developers, and the US market for  
>> cars is likely a major target audience for the ontology.
>
> <owl:ObjectProperty rdf:about="http://purl.org/vso/ns#readingFromOdometer 
> ">
>  ...
>  <rdfs:label xml:lang="en">readingFromOdometer</rdfs:label>
>  <rdfs:label xml:lang="en-us">mileageFromOdometer</rdfs:label>
>  ...
> </owl:ObjectProperty>
>
> Cheers...
> Renato Iannella
> Semantic Identity
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>
>
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