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Re: RDF Issue rdfms-not-id-and-resource-attr

From: Dave Beckett <dave.beckett@bristol.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2002 19:39:48 +0000
To: Stefan Kokkelink <stefan.Kokkelink@gmx.de>
cc: www-rdf-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <9941.1015961988@tatooine.ilrt.bris.ac.uk>
>>>Stefan Kokkelink said:
> Hi,
> just curious: can I conclude from the proposed solution
> that rdf:id now *always* has the semantic of reification
> on property elements? If so, what about
> <foo:a rdf:id="reifyWhat?" foo:b="b" foo:c="c"/>
> Or is this not legal anymore?

This remains legal but *now* rdf:ID always means reify rather than
previous meaning of identifying the new object node.

It reifys the statement (subject, predicate, object)
   <parent node URI> <URI of foo:a> <new object node>

> Note: I just started to look through the archive
> after some time of absence, so this may be
> a silly question :-)

we are currently generating and checking test cases and
the (not yet approved) ones are at:


I think the tests (probably test001.rdf & test001.nt ?)
should answer your question.


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