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DATATYPING: Fwd: Re: datatyping in RDFS

From: Pat Hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2001 12:54:45 -0600
Message-Id: <p05101002b820575b67da@[65.212.118.147]>
To: w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org
>To: phayes@ai.uwf.edu
>Subject: Re: datatyping in RDFS
>Date: Fri, 16 Nov 2001 16:22:13 -0500
>From: "Peter F. Patel-Schneider" <pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
>X-Dispatcher: imput version 990905(IM130)
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>By the way, here is what I see as a fatal flaw in S
>
><Person name="John">
>   <age>10</age>
></Person>
>
>is not allowable, except by making 10 be a string.  I think that this is
>incompatible with over 90% of existing XML.
>
>
>If you want to type age, perhaps by
>
><age><rdfs:range rdf:resource="xsi:integer"/></age>
>
>This is not allowed.
>
>
>Even if you want to use XML Schema validation, there appears to be some
>problems.
>
>For example, how is
>
><Person name="John">
>   <age xsd:type="xsi:integer">10</age>
></Person>
>
>handled?
>
>And, yes, if Dan sees this he will complain that it is not XML, but there
>is a very close variant that is, and that exhibits the same problems.
>
>
>epter


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