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Re: Requirements for a possible "RDF 2.0"

From: Danny Ayers <danny.ayers@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Jan 2010 23:35:11 +0100
Message-ID: <1f2ed5cd1001191435p7d1ad825u54d7f12cafea76da@mail.gmail.com>
To: Kjetil Kjernsmo <kjetil@kjernsmo.net>
Cc: semantic-web@w3.org
2010/1/19 Kjetil Kjernsmo <kjetil@kjernsmo.net>:
> On Tuesday 19. January 2010 01:04:21 Danny Ayers wrote:
>> :foo u:kg "15" .
>> :bar u:lb "20" .
> [...]
>> surely easier?
>
> Yup, but it is on the other side of the complexity sweet spot.
>
> Consider a near-real-world example:
>
> :M62 a :Globular_Cluster;
>  :distancefromearth "22500"¤u:light_years ;
>  :diameter "100"¤u:light_years .
>
> :M15 a :Globular_Cluster
>  :distancefromearth "10.3"¤u:parsec ;
>  :diameter "30"¤u:parsec .
>
> if you have the same unit for different properties, it doesn't work, right?

Why not -

:M62 a :Globular_Cluster;
:distancefromearth [u:light_years "22500"];
:diameter [u:light_years "100"] .

etc?

Cheers,
Danny.

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