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Please ignore my message (was: Re: ACTION: task force unasserted triples)

From: Jim Hendler <hendler@cs.umd.edu>
Date: Fri, 26 Apr 2002 18:57:08 -0400
Message-Id: <p05101527b8ef8b1851dd@[10.0.1.3]>
To: Pat Hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
Cc: www-webont-wg@w3.org
All - this was a message I wrote and decided not to send because it 
was made obsolete by the telecon -- unfortunately, I accidently 
queued it when fixing a time problem on my email.  Please feel free 
to NOT respond to it.
  thanks
  JH


At 1:22 PM -0400 4/25/02, Jim Hendler wrote:
>At 11:33 AM -0500 4/24/02, Pat Hayes wrote:
>>>At 12:31 PM -0500 4/23/02, Pat Hayes wrote:
>>>
>>>[snip]
>
>[long snip]
>
>>>If you won't accept it - let us know what you propose instead  -- 
>>>otherwise we'll be forced to declare this issue closed and move on 
>>>(which would obviously be silly given the effort that has been put 
>>>into it)
>>
>>Nah, go ahead and declare it closed. What the f**k, OWL won't have 
>>a semantics, but you won't lose any sleep over that, right?
>>
>
>Pat - that's unfair, ad hominen and just plain wrong. I have worked 
>very hard to try to keep my personal views and my chairing views 
>separate - and if you think I haven't, the process for replacing a 
>chair is in [1].
>
>   However, as chair I am taking the following position - if no 
>volunteer comes forward to say "I will take responsbility" then the 
>issue is noise, because it will never lead to something that appears 
>in a webont document. I will certainly not be editing the section of 
>our recommendation that discusses this issue, and I've seen no one 
>step forward and volunteer yet.  You folks have generated plenty of 
>mail, which is fine, but if it won't become part of our report, I 
>simply don't care.
>
>If you want to argue this scientifically, politically, socially, 
>etc. than please take the issue to rdf-logic where it belongs.  If 
>you wish to discuss something that will lead to a web recommendation 
>then someone needs to give me and Guus some faith that something 
>might end up in our documents by the June target that the WG agreed 
>to at the f2f
>  -JH
>
>[1]
>
>
>--
>Professor James Hendler				  hendler@cs.umd.edu
>Director, Semantic Web and Agent Technologies	  301-405-2696
>Maryland Information and Network Dynamics Lab.	  301-405-6707 (Fax)
>AV Williams Building, Univ of Maryland		  College Park, MD 20742
>http://www.cs.umd.edu/users/hendler


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Professor James Hendler				  hendler@cs.umd.edu
Director, Semantic Web and Agent Technologies	  301-405-2696
Maryland Information and Network Dynamics Lab.	  301-405-6707 (Fax)
AV Williams Building, Univ of Maryland		  College Park, MD 20742
http://www.cs.umd.edu/users/hendler
Received on Friday, 26 April 2002 18:57:22 GMT

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