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Re: Issue: pfps-13 Datatype Facets [was: RE: What is an RDF datatype?

From: Jeremy Carroll <jjc@hpl.hp.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2003 16:38:44 +0100
To: www-rdf-comments@w3.org, pfps@research.bell-labs.com
Message-Id: <200303111638.44961.jjc@hpl.hp.com>

Hi Peter

I seem to have ended up owning this issue; and don't know what you would like 
to do.

Here's my summary:

you asked
So what happened to the XML Schema datatype facets?  Are they part of RDF

Patrick answered:
Facets are not part of RDF Datatypes. 

Brian answered:
I don't recall the WG deciding this.

Jeremy answered:
we need to be careful to not suggest that xsd:int for example does
not have facets. It does; it is simply that they do not play a visible role
in RDF's use of the datatype.

1: do nothing
2: add informative text (e.g. a note) reminding the reader that XS datatypes 
have facets, but they do not interact directly with RDF datatyping.

Do you have a preference, or a third possibility?

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