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Re: type test case

From: Sergey Melnik <melnik@db.stanford.edu>
Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2002 15:56:09 +0200
Message-ID: <3D5126F9.2020105@db.stanford.edu>
To: Patrick.Stickler@nokia.com
CC: jos.deroo.jd@belgium.agfa.com, Graham.Klyne@MIMEsweeper.com, jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com, w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org

Patrick.Stickler@nokia.com wrote:

> 
>>>2. Will this work with non-XML Schema datatypes?
>>>
>>I guess so
>>
> 
> I'd like to see some proof of that. xsi:type is defined
> by XML Schema. If RDF is going to use it for non XML Schema
> datatypes, then is it not the case that RDF is extending
> the semantics and usage of xsi:type beyond that defined
> by XML Schema?!


Just for the reference, the "range" of xsi:type is QName, so I guess it 
can be used for referring to pretty much anything:

http://www.w3.org/TR/2001/REC-xmlschema-1-20010502/#xsi_type

Sergey
Received on Wednesday, 7 August 2002 09:59:55 EDT

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