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Re: keep RDFS a separate layer from RDF

From: pat hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>
Date: Tue, 15 Jul 2003 11:48:14 -0500
Message-Id: <p06001213bb39cf3e2f93@[10.0.100.23]>
To: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Cc: w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org

>Please keep links from concepts to [RDF-VOCABULARY]
>informative, and add a note to semantics that
>while it specifies both languages, it completely
>specifies RDF without reference to RDFS.

Done. Section 1.3 now says just before the first semantics table:

Note that the semantics of RDF does not depend on that of RDFS. The 
full semantics of RDF is defined in sections 1 and 3; the full 
semantics of RDFS in sections 1, 3 and 4.

>
>In particular, strike the 2nd bullet under
>"4. RDF Core URI Vocabulary and Namespaces (Normative)"
>http://www.w3.org/2001/sw/RDFCore/TR/WD-rdf-concepts-20030117/#section-URIspaces
>
>http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema# (conventionally associated with
>namespace prefix rdfs:)
>
>and move the [RDF-VOCABULARY] citation from the list of
>normative references to the informative references.

Does that apply to the semantics doc as well?

Pat
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