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Re: WOWG: first language proposal

From: Ian Horrocks <horrocks@cs.man.ac.uk>
Date: Sat, 6 Apr 2002 18:45:40 +0100
Message-ID: <15535.13380.622626.310942@oaklands.demon.co.uk>
To: "Jos De_Roo" <jos.deroo.jd@belgium.agfa.com>
Cc: "\"\"Peter F. Patel-Schneider\" <pfps\"" <pfps@research.bell-labs.com>, "heflin" <heflin@cse.lehigh.edu>, "www-webont-wg" <www-webont-wg@w3.org>
On April 6, Jos De_Roo writes:
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> [...]
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> > I asked some time ago what are the great advantages of RDFS that
> > justify us paying such a high price - I am still waiting for a
> > convincing answer (and considering the price, the answer needs to be
> > pretty convincing).
> 
> there is *no* high price involved with http://www.w3.org/TR/rdf-mt/
> it's as cheap a CMOS gate technology

What about the layering/semantics problem, the verbosity and the
difficulty of defining clear and unambiguous syntax?

Ian



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> Jos De Roo
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