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RE: Edits to concepts document, per 2003-01-10 telecon

From: <Patrick.Stickler@nokia.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2003 11:30:06 +0200
Message-ID: <A03E60B17132A84F9B4BB5EEDE57957B5FBACC@trebe006.europe.nokia.com>
To: <GK@ninebynine.org>, <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Cc: <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>



> -----Original Message-----
> From: ext Graham Klyne [mailto:GK@ninebynine.org]
> Sent: 15 January, 2003 16:45
> To: Brian McBride
> Cc: Stickler Patrick (NMP/Tampere); w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org
> Subject: RE: Edits to concepts document, per 2003-01-10 telecon
> 
> 
> I'm OK with Patrick's, modulo s/model/pattern/.   (I think 
> yet another use 
> of "model" maybe unhelpful.)

Fair enough, though I had a very hard time reconciling any
interpretation of 'pattern' I'm familiar with to the definition
of rdfs:Datatype.

Perhaps 'framework'? Or maybe just repeat 'abstraction', which
is of course consistent with the beginning of the paragraph.

Still, I'll leave that to editorial discretion.

Cheers,

Patrick


> #g
> --
> 
> At 11:19 AM 1/15/03 +0000, Brian McBride wrote:
> 
> >Looks like we could go as is and fix the wording in last 
> call.  However, 
> >if Graham and Patrick agree updated text, I can easily apply 
> the change.
> >
> >Brian
> >
> >At 12:26 15/01/2003 +0200, Patrick.Stickler@nokia.com wrote:
> >
> >
> >>Not a show stopper, but still a big nit...
> >>
> >> >ACTION 2003-01-10#8 (gk) supply words for concepts section 3.3 to
> >> >         address PatS' concerns that we stress DTing is 
> not XSD-only.
> >> >
> >> >Old:
> >> >[[
> >> >RDF uses the datatype abstraction defined by XML Schema 
> Part 2: Datatypes
> >> >[XML-SCHEMA2]. A datatype consists of a lexical space, a 
> value space and a
> >> >datatype mapping.
> >> >]]
> >> >New:
> >> >[[
> >> >RDF uses the datatype abstraction defined by XML Schema 
> Part 2: Datatypes
> >> >[XML-SCHEMA2], and may be used with any datatype 
> definition that follows
> >> >this pattern.  A datatype consists of a lexical space, a 
> value space and a
> >> >datatype mapping.
> >> >]]
> >>
> >>This still IMO reads that "any XML Schema datatype" rather than "any
> >>datatype that conforms to the definition of an rdfs:Datatype".
> >>
> >>Perhaps:
> >>
> >>[[
> >>RDF uses the datatype abstraction defined by XML Schema 
> Part 2: Datatypes
> >>[XML-SCHEMA2], and may be used with any datatype definition 
> that follows
> >>this model, even if not actually defined in terms of XML 
> Schema. A datatype
> >>consists of a lexical space, a value space and a datatype mapping.
> >>]]
> >>
> >>???
> >>
> >>Patrick
> >
> >-------------------
> >Graham Klyne
> ><GK@NineByNine.org>
> 
> 
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