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Re: Versioning removed from April 2002 RDFS WD

From: Aaron Swartz <me@aaronsw.com>
Date: Mon, 5 Aug 2002 13:44:04 -0500
Cc: <www-rdf-comments@w3.org>
To: Art.Barstow@nokia.com
Message-Id: <50CBB7D2-A8A3-11D6-B4EC-003065F376B6@aaronsw.com>

On Monday, August 5, 2002, at 10:28  AM, Art.Barstow@nokia.com wrote:
> In section 4.1.2 [1] of the RDFS CR [2] it says:
> [[ this specification recommends that a new namespace URI 
> should be declared
> whenever an RDF schema is changed ]]
> [...]
> If the quote above does not represent the "best practice" for 
> RDF Schema
> versioning what is the best practice?

The best practice (IMO) is not to make semantic changes to 
deployed terms. But it's fine to add new terms, make textual 
changes to clarify things and fix typos.

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