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Re: a doubt on basic concepts

From: Jeen Broekstra <jbroeks@cs.vu.nl>
Date: Tue, 19 Oct 2004 21:53:37 +0200
Message-ID: <417570C1.6030709@cs.vu.nl>
To: Peter <meancity@gmail.com>
Cc: www-rdf-interest@w3.org

It just goes to show that the memory plays tricks some times. A few
minor corrections on my tale regarding OIL.

Jeen Broekstra wrote:


> OIL stands for Ontology Interchange Language

...but this was later changed to Ontology Inference Layer.


> OIL came in three flavours: OIL Lite (basically RDFS minus 
> reification), OIL Standard (roughly comparable to OWL DL) and Heavy
>  OIL (roughly OWL Full).

This is not quite correct. OIL had four flavours: OIL Core (RDFS minus
reification), OIL Standard , Instance OIL, and Heavy OIL (if you
really want to know what each flavour does, I recommend reading the
On-To-Knowledge project deliverables).

Jeen Broekstra                                      Vrije Universiteit
                                Dept. of Mathematics & Computer Science
jbroeks@cs.vu.nl                 de Boelelaan 1081a, 1081 HV Amsterdam
http://www.cs.vu.nl/~jbroeks                           The Netherlands
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