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Re: URI: Name or Network Location?

From: Patrick Stickler <patrick.stickler@nokia.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 2004 12:09:32 +0200
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Cc: "'www-rdf-interest@w3.org'" <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
To: david.harvey@bristol.ac.uk


On Feb 19, 2004, at 11:37, ext Hamish Harvey wrote:

>
>
> On Wednesday 18 Feb 2004 8:26 pm, Benjamin Nowack wrote:
>
>> there are lots of approaches (all with their own advantages and
>> disadvantages) that try to allow you to distinguish between the 
>> described
>> resource, the rdf representation of the description and maybe an 
>> additional
>> human-friendly representation, but at the moment they are still all
>> proprietary..
>
> Have any pointers to these, even just googleable names?

http://sw.nokia.com/uriqa/URIQA.html is one approach.

>
> What do you mean by "proprietary" here? That they aren't "standard", 
> be it de
> facto or de jure? Or that they,
>
>    "protected by trademark or patent or copyright; made or
>            produced or distributed by one having exclusive rights;" 
> (WordNet)?
>

URIQA is open, and freely usable, but not (yet) a standard.

Patrick


> Cheers,
> Hamish
>
>
> -- 
> Hamish Harvey, PhD
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> Research Assistant, Water and Environmental Management Research Centre,
> University of Bristol
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>

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Patrick Stickler
Nokia, Finland
patrick.stickler@nokia.com
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