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Re: RDF Issue rdfs-constraint-properties-resources

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2001 09:37:10 -0600
Message-ID: <3BEFECA6.BBC9F78C@w3.org>
To: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
CC: www-rdf-comments@w3.org
Brian McBride wrote:
> 
> Dan,
> 
> In
>    http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-rdfcore-wg/2001Oct/0128.html
> 
> you raised an issue with the RDF Schema specification whic was recorded in
> 
>    http://www.w3.org/2000/03/rdf-tracking/#rdfs-constraint-properties-resources
> 
> as
> 
>    Are constraint properties and contraint resources useful. If not, then
>    eliminate them.
> 
> On 9th November 2001, the RDFCore WG resolved:
> 
>    The current mechanism, rdfs:ConstraintResource and
>    rdfs:ConstraintProperty, fails to serve its original purpose and
>    should be removed from the RDF Schema 1.0 specification. The
>    accompanying text be amended accordingly.
> 
> Please could you reply to this message, copying www-rdf-comments@w3.org,
> indicating whether this decision satisfactorily resolves the issue.

I'm satisfied with the decision to remove them.

I wonder what "its original purpose" refers to.

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Dan Connolly, W3C http://www.w3.org/People/Connolly/
Received on Monday, 12 November 2001 10:38:53 GMT

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