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From: Benjamin Nowack <bnowack@appmosphere.com>
Date: Sun, 8 Feb 2004 15:48:27 +0100
To: "Eric Jain" <Eric.Jain@isb-sib.ch>
Cc: "rdf-interest" <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Message-ID: <PM-EH.20040208154827.B9DA7.1.1D@192.168.27.2>


On 07.02.2004 21:30:12, Eric Jain wrote:
>...

It's sunday, I'm skipping the tricky ones ;-)

>So the question is, what's the benefit of being in the OWL space.
>Perhaps being an owl:Thing is a prerequisite for being referenced from
>another OWL construct such as enumerations. However I wonder if this
>also applies in the reverse direction, i.e. would an instance of an
>owl:Class be required to be an owl:Thing, or would this be implied even
>if not explicitely stated?
As far as I understand, OWL individuals are by definition members of
owl:Thing.


>Questions over questions...
did you try posting to www-rdf-logic? It's the ml the webont wg
recommends for owl-related questions, IIRC.


cheers,
benjamin

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