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Re: Trust, Context, Justification and Quintuples

From: Andrew Newman <andrew@pisoftware.com>
Date: Fri, 19 Dec 2003 09:27:50 +1000
Message-ID: <3FE237F6.5040507@pisoftware.com>
To: www-rdf-interest@w3.org

Dmitry Borodaenko wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 18, 2003 at 09:16:40AM -0500, Thomas B. Passin wrote:
> Why not just reify the statement?
> 
> ?stmt
>     rdf:subject :Bob ;
>     rdf:predicate :friendOf ;
>     rdf:object :Mary ;
>     ex:id "1234" ;
>     ex:context "http://example.com/" .
> 
> Isn't that precisely what reification is for?
> 

I also think that reification seems the appropriate way to do it.

I've seen obvious use for a context when applying security to a graph 
for example.  But a fifth one for identifying statings seems 
inefficient.  Even at the lowest level the combination of s,p,o would 
form a unique identifier.
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