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Re: OA, DCMI, FOAF; Oh My!

From: Robert Sanderson <azaroth42@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Jul 2012 09:46:31 -0600
Message-ID: <CABevsUEKHhZ5t1Wr6cjS1D-9iCLnjThjMYdZYTja1F9ua96MBA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Timothy Cook <timothywayne.cook@gmail.com>
Cc: public-openannotation <public-openannotation@w3.org>
Hi Tim,

If you could explain your requirements and/or use cases in a little
more detail, we may be in a better position to help.  Dublin Core and
FOAF are definitely mainstays of semantic markup, but serve in a very
different capacity to Open Annotation.  DC and FOAF describe
resources, whereas OA is primarily concerned with the relationships
between resources.



On Fri, Jul 20, 2012 at 9:10 AM, Timothy Cook
<timothywayne.cook@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
> Can someone point me to the most recent best practices for using all
> these options for semantic markup?
> My primary project is healthcare related and as such I use mostly
> controlled vocabularies for semantics.  However, we do deal with real
> people in a real world and DCMI has been my go-to preference here.  I
> recently found OA and now I am struggling to get through the noise to
> see how best to mark up my constraint definitions (expressed as XML
> Schema files).
> Thanks for your feedback.
> --Tim
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