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Re: DTB frozen and last changes

From: Axel Polleres <axel.polleres@deri.org>
Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2009 19:28:31 +0100
Message-ID: <49DF8FCF.7000801@deri.org>
To: Axel Polleres <axel.polleres@deri.org>
CC: "Public-Rif-Wg (E-mail)" <public-rif-wg@w3.org>
now for real: DTB is frozen... additional changes:

7) removed pred:text-equal, pred:text-less-than, ... analogously to
removing the resp. functions for xs:string.

8) removed the two ed notes that jos identified as obsolete:

Jos de Bruijn wrote:
 > I believe the two editor's notes at the end of section 1 are obsolete.


Axel Polleres wrote:
> oops sorry, pressed "send" too early, actually I wanted to save the 
> message. I am still doing some small changes, apologies for the confusion.
> Axel Polleres wrote:
>> The latest changes in DTB are mainly in terms of rdf:text:
>> 1) Casting from rdf:text to xs:string is now included, a respective 
>> editor's note in Section 3.2.9 on Casting to xs:string has been added.
>> The following old note is no longer needed, given the latest changes 
>> in rdf:text:
>> "Note: Since RIF implementations MAY choose to interpret 
>> <tt>xs:string</tt> and its subtypes as subtypes of <tt>rdf:text</tt> 
>> following Section 3.1 of 
>> <nowiki>[</nowiki>[[#ref-rdf-text|RDF-TEXT]]], in such implementations 
>> this cast function also serves for conversions to <tt>rdf:text</tt>."
>> 2) I needed to temporarily change the reference to rRDF-TEXT to the 
>> wiki-doc, as the TR version is totally outdated.
>> 3) I removed the Editor's notes on the example on xs:string vs rdf:text.
>> after isLiteralNotOfType (Section
>> Note: I am inquiring this again in the rdf:text-mailinglist, but my 
>> understanding is that he value space of rdf:text now is a superset of 
>> the value space of xs:string, such that automatically each value in 
>> xs:string is also in rdf:text.
>> Other, non-rdf-text related changes:
>> 4) literal-not-equal was changed to literalNotIdentical
>> 5) Ed note
>> "Shouldn't we have a uniform naming convention here 
>> <tt>pred:literal-equal</tt> vs. <tt>pred:isLiteralOfType</tt>, i.e. 
>> dashes vs. CamelCase is not used uniformly."
>> has been removed, since obsoleted.
>> 6) The editor's note for isLiteralOfType now explicitly refers to
>> ISSUE-93.
>> {{EdNote|text=Note that it is assumed the second argument of 
>> isLiteralOfType to be a rif:iri at the moment, cf. 
>> [http://www.w3.org/2005/rules/wg/track/issues/93 ISSUE-93].}}

Dr. Axel Polleres
Digital Enterprise Research Institute, National University of Ireland,
email: axel.polleres@deri.org  url: http://www.polleres.net/
Received on Friday, 10 April 2009 18:29:32 UTC

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