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Re: a new spin on contexts -- do they really help with vocabulary mapping?

From: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2012 15:41:48 +0100
Cc: Pat Hayes <phayes@ihmc.us>, W3C RDF WG <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <524A2C90-D514-4315-A502-6982E4ADAFBB@cyganiak.de>
To: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
On 25 Apr 2012, at 03:27, Sandro Hawke wrote:
> I think people should publish various shims, for various
> purposes.   The shims are web documents which say how to map from data
> in one vocabulary to data with a similar meaning in another vocabulary.
> I'm not sure how much they should be OWL vs RIF vs Javascript (using
> some convention not-yet-determined).    I think the shims will have to
> be labeled in ways that help people, and sometimes machines, figure out
> which ones are best for their purposes and understand in what ways they
> are wrong/broken.  Maybe Bob writes one that allows him to use Alice's
> data, then publishes it for others to use under similar circumstances.


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