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RE: Mistaken identity?

From: Joshua Allen <joshuaa@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Jun 2004 14:42:42 -0700
Message-ID: <0E36FD96D96FCA4AA8E8F2D199320E52022F06A2@RED-MSG-43.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: <danny666@virgilio.it>, <www-rdf-interest@w3.org>
Cc: <distobj@acm.org>, <ken@bitsko.slc.ut.us>, <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>

> 1. Can a resource have multiple different representations of the same
> type?

> 2. If two resources have different sets of representations, can they
> ever be considered the same?

I don't see why representation and identity would be inextricably
related at all.  Representation is like a costume.

A single resource can have multiple representations, two resources can
have exactly the same set of representations and yet be "different", and
two resources asserted to be owl:sameas could have different sets of
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