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Re: (Round 2) Proposed Extensions to OWL

From: Jeremy Carroll <jjc@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2003 11:54:09 +0100
Message-ID: <3EFAD0D1.3050101@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
To: "Roger L. Costello" <costello@mitre.org>
CC: www-rdf-interest@w3.org



Roger L. Costello wrote:


> 
> 2. There is a relationship between the two anonymous
> resources:
> 
>        <rdf:Description>
>            <rdf:value>1.0</rdf:value>
>            <units>inch</units>
>        </rdf:Description>
> 
>        <rdf:Description>
>            <rdf:value>2.54</rdf:value>
>            <units>centimeter</units>
>        </rdf:Description>
> 
> Namely, they represent the same resource.  They are both providing
> information about the same resource.


False:

The first describes a measurement in inches
the second describes a measurement in centimeters.

These may be measurements of the same resource but they are two different 
measurements.

You need another level of indirection.

Jeremy
Received on Thursday, 26 June 2003 06:56:27 GMT

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