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Re: M&S/Parser question

From: Jan Wielemaker <jan@swi.psy.uva.nl>
Date: Wed, 30 Aug 2000 14:11:21 +0200
To: Stefan Kokkelink <skokkeli@mathematik.uni-osnabrueck.de>
Cc: RDF interest group <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Message-Id: <00083014131701.20282@gollem>
On Wed, 30 Aug 2000, Stefan Kokkelink wrote:
>Jan Wielemaker wrote:
>
>> ...
>> to create (SirPAC):
>> 
>> triple('http://purl.org/metadata/dublin_core/Creator',
>>        'online#pages',
>>        'Ora Lassila').
>> triple('http://purl.org/metadata/dublin_core/Prop',
>>        'online#URL1',
>>        'online#pages').
>> 
>> Ok, the first sounds reasonable, but the second sounds a bit odd.
>> To me, the original statement is something like
>> 
>> ``URL1 has Prop (pages has creator Ora Lasilla)''
>> 
>> which RDF should state using reification.  Ok, I've been on holiday
>> after writing the SWI-Prolog-based RDF parser and not looked in detail
>> at RDF syntax (only at the triples :-) afterwards, so please correct
>> me if I'm talking nonsense!
>
>I wouldn't call it nonsense ;-), but I *really* 
>think you are not right in this case. For example
>take a look at the examples in section 2.2.2
>of M&S ...

You are totally right!  It was a good holiday :-)  Remains that I
find this extremely confusing syntax ...  

	Regards --- Jan
Received on Wednesday, 30 August 2000 08:13:19 GMT

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