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Re: Clarifications needed for the Collection construct (with CR)

From: Graham Klyne <GK@NineByNine.org>
Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2003 18:51:44 +0000
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To: pat hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
Cc: "Karsten Tolle" <tolle@dbis.informatik.uni-frankfurt.de>, www-rdf-comments@w3.org

At 11:59 AM 2/26/03 -0600, pat hayes wrote:
>I think there is a misunderstanding here. One can use this word 'closed' 
>in two senses.
>In the sense that Graham is using it, and the sense that was used in the 
>request to the RDF WG from the Webont WG, it means that it is *possible* 
>to write an RDF graph which fully determines the members of a collection. 
>Note that this is not possible for an RDF container, hence the need for 
>the collection syntax.

This is precisely what I meant to convey.  Thanks!


Graham Klyne
Received on Wednesday, 26 February 2003 19:15:26 UTC

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