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delete Primer section on Boolean-valued properties?

From: Frank Manola <fmanola@mitre.org>
Date: Tue, 05 Nov 2002 17:39:43 -0500
Message-ID: <3DC848AF.2020005@mitre.org>
To: w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org

Section 4.3.2 of the Primer describes how to do Boolean-valued 
properties in RDF (because at the time RDF lacked any built-in values 
for TRUE and FALSE.)  The section was added because I was explicitly 
directed to cover it, but this was before we had datatypes.  Now that we 
*do* have datatypes, the section looks a bit strange (you can just use 
xsd:boolean, a point I recently added to the section).  Brian has 
suggested this section be removed (which I thought about doing in the 
process of producing the current Primer version), but I was reluctant to 
do this on "editor's discretion" alone, because the section is only 
there because the WG asked for it.  If anyone has any good reasons for 
keeping it, let me know, otherwise I'd like to delete it.


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