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Re: [topicmapmail] RDF and TopicMaps: an Exercise in Convergence

From: Piotr Kaminski <pkaminsk@who.net>
Date: Tue, 5 Jun 2001 13:11:32 -0700
Message-ID: <009f01c0edfd$a5fffde0$11194518@gv.shawcable.net>
To: <topicmapmail@infoloom.com>, <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
> >[Sam Hunting]
> >> In a topic map, a human is the ultimate arbiter of subject identity.
> >> Is the same true for an RDF resource?

[Danny Ayers]
> Nope, go ask the URI.

Nope, resolving the URI might return a related representation.  It does not
return the resource that the URI identifies, and hence has no bearing on the
identity of the subject.

        -- P.

  Piotr Kaminski <pkaminsk@who.net>  http://www.csr.uvic.ca/~pkaminsk
  To do:  put witty quote here.
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