Re: ISSUE-152: Last Call Comment: Prefix for extension labels

Here's a draft response to Erik on ISSUE-152, comments welcome.

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Dear Erik,

Thank you for you helpful comments. In response to the comment below:

On Wed, Oct 01, 2008 at 09:21:12PM +0000, SWD Issue Tracker wrote:
> ISSUE-152: Last Call Comment: Prefix for extension labels 
> Raised by: Alistair Miles
> On product: SKOS
> Raised by Erik Hennum in [1]:
> """
> While namespace prefixes are completely arbitrary in principle, in practice
> conventional namespaces prefixes are useful for reinforcing understanding.
> Should the conventional namespace prefix for the extension labels
> incorporate the "skos" name as a reminder of the association as in "skosl"
> or "skosxl"?
> """

The Last Call Working Draft of the SKOS Reference [2] has adopted your
suggestion, using "skosxl" as the conventional prefix for the SKOS XL

Kind regards,



Alistair Miles
Senior Computing Officer
Image Bioinformatics Research Group
Department of Zoology
The Tinbergen Building
University of Oxford
South Parks Road
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)1865 281993

Received on Thursday, 23 October 2008 08:29:40 UTC