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RE: charmod literal

From: Jeremy Carroll <jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2002 11:54:21 -0000
To: "Jeremy Carroll" <jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>, <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <JAEBJCLMIFLKLOJGMELDEEFBCDAA.jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
The example did not work; it got scrunched somewhere, I am reposting it in html with utf-8 encoding which worked last time.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeremy Carroll
> Graham said that he found the IRI examples not fully compelling

Here is the example again, I hope this works.

<!--  Issue: charmod-literal
        Test:  1
        Author: Jeremy Carroll, HP
        $Header: /w3ccvs/WWW/2000/10/rdf-tests/rdfcore/rdf-containers-syntax-vs-schema/test004.rdf,v 1.4 2001/09/06 21:23:35 barstow Exp $

        Example showing two different literals, that display the same.
        In a context where there is a unique naming convention, this can
        cause confusion, possibly moral and/or legal confusion.
        The use case consists of:
        - a site collecting Dublin Core data,
          using a unique names convention for individuals.
        - One of the editors of Charmod registers himself and his
        - Someone else, with the same name, creator of an adult internet
          site, registers a different but visually indistinguishable
          name; along with his work.
        - The consumers of both works get confused and disappointed,
          probably to the detriment of at least one of the Martins.
        - This file consists of some of the (ill-formed) RDF used by the 
          metadata site.

<rdf:RDF xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#"
   <!-- An author database uses the property eg:name with a
        unique naming convention.
   <!-- Dürst registers himself as a creator of the Charmod WD. -->
   <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://www.w3.org/TR/2002/WD-charmod-20020220">
   <!-- The ü below is a single character #xFC in NFC -->
      <dc:Creator eg:named="Dürst"/>
   <!-- Someone else registers himself under the unused name of Dürst,
        along with some other creation as its creator. -->
   <rdf:Description rdf:about="http://example.org/adult-content.html">
   <!-- The ü below is two characters a u followed by 
          #x308. It should be displayed identically to  ü. -->
      <dc:Creator eg:named="Dürst"/>
   <!-- Readers of such data will be given no visual indication that
   these are two different people despite the unique naming convention. 
   This example minimally shows significant risk of confusion.
Received on Tuesday, 12 March 2002 06:56:48 UTC

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