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Re: [dxwg] Rename Resource Descriptor class (#573)

From: Nicholas Car via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:59:08 +0000
To: public-dxwg-wg@w3.org
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@kcoyle

> ...every use of a file with a different role will require a new description, which isn't a good idea, especially when it comes to sharing.

If you wanted to use a file already used for Profile A with Role X but now for Profile B woth Role Y then yes, you would “require a new description”. The use, and thus the association of that file to a profile is different.

If you wanted to use a file for Profile A with Role X for Profile B with Role X.... ta da, that’s what <code>isInheritedFrom</code> is for!

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