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Re: unifying S-A and S-B

From: Sergey Melnik <melnik@db.stanford.edu>
Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2001 12:23:12 -0800
Message-ID: <3C166B30.96ED94BB@db.stanford.edu>
To: jos.deroo.jd@belgium.agfa.com
CC: w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org
jos.deroo.jd@belgium.agfa.com wrote:
> 
> Sergey's S-A and S-B are indeed very interesting
> e.g.
>   :Karel :age "13" .                        # S-B
> and
>   :Karel :ageInYears [ xsd:decimal "13" ] . # S-A
> are like 2 paths between :Karel and "13"
> and I think one can cope easily with that via
>   :age ont:samePropertyAs ( :ageInYears xsd:decimal ) .
> and all of this is just N-Triples.
> 
> The rules for ont:samePropertyAs are generic and allow
> us to entail the same stuff from different descriptions.

Does ont:samePropertyAs in DAML ONT allow path expressions like
the one you suggested above?

Sergey
Received on Tuesday, 11 December 2001 14:55:05 EST

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