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Re: A certain difficulty

From: Stefan Haustein <haustein@kimo.cs.uni-dortmund.de>
Date: Wed, 08 Mar 2000 20:27:36 +0100
Message-ID: <38C6A9A8.E39DD2@ls8.cs.uni-dortmund.de>
To: Graham Klyne <GK@dial.pipex.com>
CC: www-rdf-interest@w3.org
Graham Klyne wrote:
> At 06:51 PM 3/4/00 +0000, Assini, Pasqualino wrote:
> >If you want to express these different roles in RDF the solution proposed by
> >Stefan, to define a class for each role and use multiple inheritance to link
> >it to the resource, is the simplest and most evident solution.
> Does RDF allow new classes to be linked to an existing resource?  (New
> rdf:Type properties, I guess?)

Yes, otherwise my suggestion would not work.

> Does it matter if different parts of the web have different views of a
> resource's type(s)?

I do not think so. Why should it matter?

Best regards 


Stefan Haustein
University of Dortmund
Computer Science VIII
Received on Wednesday, 8 March 2000 14:27:41 UTC

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