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Re: datatypes and MT

From: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Date: Fri, 09 Nov 2001 09:54:20 +0000
Message-ID: <3BEBA7CC.1070705@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
To: Pat Hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
CC: w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org


Pat Hayes wrote:

[...]


>>
>> Given an appropriate schema, we can infer that "16" is in decimal and 
>> denotes the integer 16.  However to do this, we need to process the 
>> schema information.
> 
> 
> No, we just need to know that (for example) the range of eg:size is 
> xsd:decimal.


Yes.

[...]


> 
> I confess I don't follow this point. Both schemes can represent 
> everything in RDF/XML, I think. (If we only use range to specify 
> datatyping, at any rate.)


Yes.  Maybe I'm making too big a deal of range processing.

Brian
Received on Friday, 9 November 2001 04:59:31 EST

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