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Re: A triple is not unique.

From: Seth Russell <seth@robustai.net>
Date: Tue, 21 Nov 2000 10:28:34 -0800
Message-ID: <3A1ABED2.C2EA2E76@robustai.net>
To: Jonas Liljegren <jonas@rit.se>
CC: Dan Brickley <danbri@w3.org>, RDF-IG <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Jonas Liljegren wrote:

> There is also another case to consider:
> What should we do if two models uses the same URI for *diffrent*
> statements?

If I understand your case we have:

Context 1:  URI1 [S1, P1, O1]
Context 2:  URI1 [S2, P2, O2]

If the reified statement refers to the entity (the abstract thing)
and the contexts are aggregated, then I think we could infer:

S1 --isEquivalentTo--> S2
P1 --isEquvalentTo--> P2
O1 --isEquivalentTo--> O2

But if the reified statement refers to the representation of the
entity relationship, then somebody used the wrong URI.

I'm so confused....

Seth Russell
Received on Tuesday, 21 November 2000 13:26:41 UTC

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