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Re: to pull or not to pull [was: Re: Entailment and bags (was:Re: Agenda items for the f2f)]

From: Patrick Stickler <patrick.stickler@nokia.com>
Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2002 17:55:13 +0200
To: ext Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>, Pat Hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
CC: RDF Core <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B891AA81.E699%patrick.stickler@nokia.com>
On 2002-02-14 17:20, "ext Brian McBride" <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com> wrote:

> It seems clear to me.  Experiemental explanatory text:
> [[
> A resource of type rdf:Alt is an ordered collection.  A collection may be
> given the type rdf:Alt, as opposed to rdf:Bag or rdf:Seq, as a hint to the
> reader that typical processing by an application will be to select one
> member of the collection for processing.  For example, a schema designer
> might use rdf:Alt to represent the collection of mirror sites from which a
> file may be downloaded.  In all respects, other than this hint, a resource
> of type rdf:Alt is just like an rdf:Seq.
> ]]

Sounds good to me.


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