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RE: INSEE releases OWL ontology and RDF data for geographical ?entities

From: Eric van der Vlist <vdv@dyomedea.com>
Date: Sun, 06 Aug 2006 15:59:34 +0200
To: Hans Teijgeler <hans.teijgeler@quicknet.nl>
Cc: 'Xiaoshu Wang' <wangxiao@musc.edu>, 'Dan Connolly' <connolly@w3.org>, semantic-web@w3.org, public-xg-geo@w3.org
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Le dimanche 06 août 2006 à 15:45 +0200, Hans Teijgeler a écrit : 
> Eric,
> I thought I understood you, until the last five words: 'you won't have
> roundtrip'.
> Please elaborate on what you exactly mean with that roundtrip.

If I understand the spec correctly, if you load a XML/RDF document with
weird namespaces names such as http://foo.com/b or http://foo.com#b in a
RDF parser and serialise the model back into XML/RDF, in addition to the
common "roundtrip" issues, the result could use different namespace and
local names than the original document! (the namespace name would be
http://foo.com/ or http://foo.com# and a "b" would have been prefixed to
the local names!).


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