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RE: search labels

From: Matthews, BM (Brian) <B.M.Matthews@rl.ac.uk>
Date: Fri, 15 Oct 2004 11:59:25 +0100
Message-ID: <350DC7048372D31197F200902773DF4C0483FEA0@exchange11.rl.ac.uk>
To: 'Kal Ahmed' <kal@techquila.com>, Ron Davies <ron@rondavies.be>
Cc: "Miles, AJ (Alistair) " <A.J.Miles@rl.ac.uk>, "'public-esw-thes@w3.org'" <public-esw-thes@w3.org>

In a sense this would be done by marking the label as
being of subclass displayLabel (or whatever).  

What would be the advantage of doing this with a separate
property?

Brian

> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-esw-thes-request@w3.org
> [mailto:public-esw-thes-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of Kal Ahmed
> Sent: 15 October 2004 10:42
> To: Ron Davies
> Cc: Miles, AJ (Alistair) ; 'public-esw-thes@w3.org'
> Subject: Re: search labels
> 
> 
> 
> The topic map way is inverted - you can explicitly mark a 
> label as being 
> a preferred display label. Would it be possible to fit something like 
> that into SKOS ?
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Kal
> 
> Ron Davies wrote:
> 
> > Al,
> >
> > These can indeed be very useful, for grammatical variations 
> that not 
> > handled in other ways, as well as for misspellings. The name of the 
> > property might be a bit confusing however, as of course 
> other kinds of 
> > labels are also used in searching. As you say, the key 
> defining factor 
> > is that these alternative labels would not be displayed 
> under normal 
> > circumstances. So perhaps call it noDisplayLabel or hiddenLabel (or 
> > something more elegant along those lines)?
> >
> > Ron
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> > At 18:16 14/10/2004, Miles, AJ (Alistair) wrote:
> >
> >> This is just a thought, but what about a property called e.g. 
> >> 'searchLabel'
> >> that allows you to add labels to a concept to aid user 
> search, where you
> >> *don't* want those labels to appear among the 
> meaning-defining set of 
> >> labels
> >> for that concept.  This could be used e.g. for common 
> mis-spellings of
> >> another label.
> >>
> >> ???
> >>
> >> Al.  
> >>
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