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Re: owl:DataTypeValue question

From: Peter F. Patel-Schneider <pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2002 20:16:43 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <20020923.201643.45275814.pfps@research.bell-labs.com>
To: phayes@ai.uwf.edu
Cc: www-webont-wg@w3.org

From: pat hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
Subject: owl:DataTypeValue question
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2002 17:51:49 -0500

> 
> What is the difference in meaning between owl:DataTypeValue and 
> rdf:Literal? They both seem to have a class extension which is the 
> set of possible values of a literal.
> 
> Pat Hayes

There may be no difference eventually.  However, owl:DataTypeValue is for
datatype values like the integer 0.  rdf:Literal contains literals,
whatever they are.

peter
Received on Monday, 23 September 2002 20:16:51 GMT

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