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Re: RDF "data model" (was comments on syntax draft)

From: Frank Manola <fmanola@mitre.org>
Date: Thu, 03 Jan 2002 13:37:46 -0500
Message-ID: <3C34A4FA.127D23FA@mitre.org>
To: Eric Miller <em@w3.org>
CC: Graham Klyne <Graham.Klyne@mimesweeper.com>, w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org
Eric Miller wrote:
> http://www.w3.org/2001/09/rdfprimer/rdf-primer-20011101 is still the latest
> version that includes contributions from Aaron, Sean Palmer, Danbri and Frank.
> Frank's description of the RDF data model can be found in
> http://www.w3.org/2001/09/rdfprimer/rdf-primer-20011221 but there are
> problems associated with the markup that have yet to be corrected.

Slight correction.  The latter document isn't, strictly speaking,
"Frank's description of the RDF data model".  Instead, it's intended to
combine Aaron and Sean's intro and background material with my data
model material (somewhat reorganized), forming what I think may be a
reasonable start to the whole primer (less the XML syntax, and other
material from the first cited document).  Some of the issues regarding
how the Primer reads have to do with differences of opinion about the
intended function of the Primer (e.g., whether it needs to "sell" RDF or
not).  I have to admit being of Graham's persuation about a lot of


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