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RE: Why is "Web Ontology Language" Called "OWL"?

From: Abir Qasem <abirqasem.org@abirqasem.org>
Date: Sat, 13 Jul 2002 21:45:13 -0400
To: "James Michael DuPont" <mdupont777@yahoo.com>, "Thomas B. Passin" <tpassin@comcast.net>, <www-rdf-logic@w3.org>
Message-ID: <NGBBKILJMLNNOELHHPCLEEONCBAA.abirqasem.org@abirqasem.org>



> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-rdf-logic-request@w3.org
> [mailto:www-rdf-logic-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of James Michael DuPont
> Sent: Saturday, July 13, 2002 8:55 PM
> To: Thomas B. Passin; www-rdf-logic@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Why is "Web Ontology Language" Called "OWL"?
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> 
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> --- "Thomas B. Passin" <tpassin@comcast.net> wrote:
> > 
> > Just wondering how it came to be called OWL when the obvious acronym
> > would
> > be "WOL"?
> 
> Because it sounds wiser?
> 
> 

> Anyway, What is OWL, any good URLS? 

Best that I know is http://www.w3.org/2001/sw/WebOnt/


>What is the difference to DAML+OIL?

see above URL





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