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Re: [Norton AntiSpam] Re: Accessible web content services.

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2004 01:20:24 +0100
Message-ID: <015c01c475cb$04b777c0$6501a8c0@pollux>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Just to answer my own question...looking through
http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/ i found something
similar to what I had in mind: Property: foaf:topic_interest

So, if I understand it correctly, we could add an interest of
"accessibility" and then do a recursive search through FOAF
files (starting from a single person, spidering their contacts)
and look for those with such an interest specified in their
personal description...

Again...sorry...just thinking out loud.

p.s.: is it my connection, or does http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/
just load and load without ever completing fully? Keeps
timing out on me...

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>
To: "Jon Hanna" <jon@hackcraft.net>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Thursday, July 29, 2004 10:38 PM
Subject: [Norton AntiSpam] Re: Accessible web content services.

I was thinking more along the lines of a generic enough attribute or element
that can be set in the FOAF itself, so that one could (theoretically)
filter for interest when exploring FOAF relationships (i.e. starting from
Jon, show
me all his contacts with an interest and/or expertise in accessibility)


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jon Hanna" <jon@hackcraft.net>
To: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Thursday, July 29, 2004 9:22 PM
Subject: Re: Accessible web content services.

Interests can be expressed in FOAF by pointing to a page about the topic. I
at least one person is looking at an ontology for resumés/CVs that would
include expertise statements.

> Maybe it's just because I've been talking too long with Brian Kelly
> http://beta.plink.org/profile/82a2f1588cccc3b99925dd7d3d44a61cdb52d6f5
> last night, but when I read that I started thinking...FOAF/RDF
> I'm fairly new to the whole topic, but I'm sure there's a way to identify
> interests
> and/or areas of expertise for your friends in your own FOAF...
> Just an embrionic thought at this stage, may have to look into it in the
> coming weeks...
> Patrick H. Lauke
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> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "david poehlman" <poehlman1@comcast.net>
> To: <David.Pawson@rnib.org.uk>; <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, July 28, 2004 4:03 PM
> Subject: Re: Accessible web content services.
> >
> > Dave, I know of no list but I do know people.  Maybe I should put a list
> > together but then it would be dave's list and you'd have to trust dave
> be
> > confident in using it.

Jon Hanna
.it has been truly said that hackers have even more words for
equipment failures than Yiddish has for obnoxious people." - jargon.txt
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