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Re: DAML Queries

From: Ian Horrocks <horrocks@cs.man.ac.uk>
Date: Sat, 9 Feb 2002 16:44:46 +0000
Message-ID: <15461.20990.896708.968477@cs.man.ac.uk>
To: tarod@softhome.net
Cc: www-rdf-logic@w3.org, www-rdf-interest@w3.org, www-rdf-comments@w3.org
Work is underway on DQL, a query language for DAML+OIL that will
support this kind of query. You can track this work via the various
joint committee archives:

http://www.daml.org/committee/

Ian

On February 6, tarod@softhome.net writes:
> 
> 
>   Hello, we were recently working with RDF and RDFSchema, now we are
> thinking in use DAML because we will need inference.
> 
>   I would like to know if there is a way to define the queries to a DAML
> model. I mean, I want to know if exists a person which name is 'Mark' and
> his father is not 'Peter' and no one of his sons is called 'Andrew'. It's
> just an example.
> 
>   I think I can use FLogic to keep this query, or RuleML(it can't represent
> all what I want...) or even prolog syntax, but then I need to read the
> query and do it using the acces daml model api (Jena in my case)
> 
>   Will any of these languages become standard? is there any RDF Vocabulary
> to represent this? or any group working on that I can contact with?
> 
>   Thanks,
>          Marc
> 
Received on Saturday, 9 February 2002 11:46:30 GMT

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