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DAML Notations

From: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 31 Aug 2001 10:06:08 -0400
Message-Id: <200108311406.KAA01327@tux.w3.org>
To: www-rdf-logic@w3.org

(... speaking of alternatives to the RDF/XML syntax ...)

Has anyone done work on making a more pleasant ontology syntax for
DAML+OIL [1] ?   

Obviously there are lots of personal preferences.  I'm imagining
something vaguely Java-like:

   Class Animal extends LivingThing, has {
      Animal mother;
      Animal father;
   }

with some clever syntax for cardinality and most of the extra
expressiveness of DAML+OIL in some boolean expression constraint
syntax.

     -- sandro

[1]  http://www.daml.org/language/
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