RE: ISSUE-141: Last Call Comment: almost-duplicate examples


I thought that I had already answered to this before. Anyway, I agree with
your decision.

Best regards,

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Alistair Miles []
>Sent: Thursday, November 06, 2008 10:18 AM
>To: Michael Schneider
>Subject: ISSUE-141: Last Call Comment: almost-duplicate examples
>Dear Michael,
>Thank you for your detailed and helpful comments. In response to your
>comment below:
>On Tue, Sep 30, 2008 at 11:47:27AM +0000, SWD Issue Tracker wrote:
>> ISSUE-141: Last Call Comment: almost-duplicate examples
>> Raised by: Alistair Miles
>> On product: SKOS
>> Raised by Michael Schneider in [1]:
>> """
>> The whole document contains several such cases, where two or even more
>> similar examples are given. If you haven't done so already, you might
>> whether this is good practice, and perhaps decide to drop all those
>> "almost-duplicates".
>> """
>We realise that, for those with experience of logics and entailment,
>such example may appear trivial and redundant. However, many readers
>of the SKOS Reference will not have extensive experience of logical
>entailment, and hence we have included these almost-duplicate examples
>to provide a clear illustration of the simple entailments that follow
>from the SKOS data model for these readers.
>We propose to retain these examples, can you live with this?
>Kind regards,
>Alistair Miles
>Senior Computing Officer
>Image Bioinformatics Research Group
>Department of Zoology
>The Tinbergen Building
>University of Oxford
>South Parks Road
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>United Kingdom
>Tel: +44 (0)1865 281993

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