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Re: Enumeration in RDF?

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 15 Sep 2003 12:03:37 -0400
To: Art.Barstow@nokia.com
Cc: www-rdf-interest@w3.org
Message-ID: <20030915160337.GZ19225@w3.org>

* Art.Barstow@nokia.com <Art.Barstow@nokia.com> [2003-09-15 11:49-0400]
> Do the latest RDF specs define a way to do enumeration
> (e.g. a Bag may contain only 4 strings)?  If so, please
> send me the pointer.

The rdf:List collections mechanism allows the members of a list to be 
enumeated in a way that makes it clear the whole list has been
represented. RDF doesn't let you say 'a FooList has only n members'. It
might be that OWL is applicable to that task; I haven't looked. Now
would be a great time to send review comments on OWL btw, as they're in
Candidate Rec phase...


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