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Re: Hidden triples and self-description

From: Mark Baker <distobj@acm.org>
Date: Sat, 13 Sep 2003 09:08:29 -0400
To: "Thomas B. Passin" <tpassin@comcast.net>
Cc: www-rdf-interest@w3.org
Message-ID: <20030913090829.B7027@www.markbaker.ca>

On Sat, Sep 13, 2003 at 01:49:06AM -0400, Thomas B. Passin wrote:
> Isn't your example a case of inference - namely, the type of some-object can
> be inferred by a processor?

Yes, it is.

>  And why would it have a different status from
> any other inference?  So I take it that the question is really about how
> should one ask for inferences when making a query?  Not that I have the
> answer ready to go, but isn't that what your question amounts to?  Or if
> not, could you clarify why not?

It's not just on queries, it's on any message exchange using RDF, with
requests or responses.

Mark.
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Mark Baker.   Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA.        http://www.markbaker.ca
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