W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org > November 2002

Re: Lists vs collections. (was: Re: response to Brian's rdfs review)

From: pat hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
Date: Sun, 10 Nov 2002 20:37:36 -0600
Message-Id: <p05111b12b9f4c817c38e@[10.0.100.86]>
To: Dave Beckett <dave.beckett@bristol.ac.uk>
Cc: w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org

>  >>>pat hayes said:
>>
>>  >At 10:46 09/11/2002 -0500, Dan Brickley wrote:
>>
>>  This is entirely talking about 'lists', but we call them
>>  'collections'. We ought to get the terminology straight. Lists is the
>>  traditional term and universally used, so why did we invent
>>  parseType=collection??
>
>DAML+OIL invented it with the name "daml:collection"

OK, I won't mention it again. DAML seems to have spread s**t all over 
the planet. I guess I have to bear part of the blame.

Pat

-- 
---------------------------------------------------------------------
IHMC					(850)434 8903   home
40 South Alcaniz St.			(850)202 4416   office
Pensacola              			(850)202 4440   fax
FL 32501           				(850)291 0667    cell
phayes@ai.uwf.edu	          http://www.coginst.uwf.edu/~phayes
s.pam@ai.uwf.edu   for spam
Received on Sunday, 10 November 2002 21:37:11 EST

This archive was generated by hypermail pre-2.1.9 : Wednesday, 3 September 2003 09:54:03 EDT