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Re: Missing test:entailmentRules arcs

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 07 Nov 2003 08:38:11 -0600
To: Jan Grant <Jan.Grant@bristol.ac.uk>
Cc: RDFCore Working Group <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1068215891.1603.303.camel@dirk.dm93.org>

On Fri, 2003-11-07 at 04:58, Jan Grant wrote:
[...]
> On Thu, 6 Nov 2003, Sandro Hawke wrote:
> 
> > The following entailment tests are not really defined (and dont work
> > in my test harness), since they have no entailmentRules data:
> >
> > http://www.w3.org/2000/10/rdf-tests/rdfcore/datatypes/Manifest.rdf#test008
> > http://www.w3.org/2000/10/rdf-tests/rdfcore/datatypes/Manifest.rdf#test009
> 
> The intention is that in the absence of other entailmentRules, simple
> entailment is used.

Ouch. Closed-world assumption. That works against test harnesses that
treat the manifest as an RDF graph to query. Please don't do that.

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