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Re: rdfs:domain and refs:range in schema.org

From: Martin Hepp <mfhepp@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:02:51 +0100
Cc: Holger Knublauch <holger@topquadrant.com>, public-schemaorg@w3.org
Message-Id: <434C15F8-E053-4CBE-9044-97A3807CF539@gmail.com>
To: Dir Heist <dirheist@gmail.com>
Dear "Dir Heist":
Instead of insulting people who dedicate a lot of time to advancing the World Wide Web, I recommend that

1. You talk to the person who signed you on for this mailing list and ask him/her to settle this.
OR
2. You use a Web search engine with a query like "how to unsubscribe from w3c mailing list" (the first three hits will all provide helpful information).

Thanks! 

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Please keep this in mind.

Best wishes

Martin

[1] https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-schemaorg/2016Nov/0062.html

PS: https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-schemaorg/ -> "unsubcribe from this list" is your friend should options #1 or #2 fail.


> On 27 Nov 2016, at 03:49, Dir Heist <dirheist@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> ITT: Bunch of nerds
> 
> On Sat, Nov 26, 2016 at 7:27 PM Martin Hepp <mfhepp@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> > On 26 Nov 2016, at 23:30, Holger Knublauch <holger@topquadrant.com> wrote:
> >
> > IMHO neither rdfs:domain nor schema:domainIncludes are ideal for schema.org. The whole notion of "global" property axioms is questionable. schema.org is class-centric and supposed to grow. To support its growth, properties should be attached locally to classes, in OO style.
> +1
> 
> I think I argued in this direction 1 - 2 years ago on this mailing list. It will get very difficult to find catchy names for properties while avoiding conflicting definitions. The current pattern of prefixing potentially generic property names with a part from the class they are applicable to will not scale.
> 
> Martin
> 
> 
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