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Re: Divergences between RDF Semantics and RDF Schema

From: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Mar 2003 16:47:41 +0000
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At 10:37 21/03/2003 -0500, Dan Brickley wrote:

>Hi Peter,
>You raise a last call review comment on RDF Schema (and RDF Semantics) in
>...noting that there are apparent divergences between these two
>specifications. Thanks for the careful comparision of our documents. To help
>us track this, I believe we should open an issue on
>'schema/semantics divergence' to keep track of this.
>Brian, could you open an issue please, unless there is another existing
>issue under which the comments in
>could be filed.
>I also note editorially that the language in Schema that says
>'_the_ rdfs:range of ...' may be contentious, since there may well turn out
>  to be other true 'range' assertions about our properties (perhaps
>asserted by other working groups). Maybe OWL(Full?) already does this?
>Perhaps we should take more care to write 'an rdfs:range ...' instead of
>'the rdfs:range ...'.
>Thanks again for your comments,
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