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Re: datatypes input

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: 18 Jul 2002 10:57:22 -0500
To: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Cc: RDF Core <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1027007843.27663.279.camel@dirk>

On Thu, 2002-07-18 at 10:41, Brian McBride wrote:
> At 10:18 18/07/2002 -0500, Dan Connolly wrote:
> 
> [...]
> 
> >Is the Cannes entailment the thing that was called Jeremy's entailment
> >in http://www.w3.org/2001/sw/RDFCore/20020225-f2f/#d-2002-02-26-3 ?
> 
> Yes.  Jeremy was bashful so we renamed it.
> 
> 
> >That can be handled without resorting to untidy literals.
> >
> >I did some test cases to show that a while ago...
> >   http://www.w3.org/2000/10/swap/test/datatypeAtoB.n3
> 
> If I interpret that properly, then you need two properties, say <age> and 
> <ageL>.  My understanding is that WG agrees that this works, but that 
> having two properties is unacceptable.

Jeremy was quite explicit in the Feb ftf that there could be
two properties, as I recall.

>  If we agreed that two properties 
> was acceptable, then I think all this would just go away.  The argument is 
> that there will be lots of user error and confusion resulting from having 
> to distinguish between the two cases.
> 
> >I guess I don't have time to keep up. Sorry.
> 
> I do wish you could.

Sigh.

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Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
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