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Re: relationship of rdfs:Literal to rdfs:Resource

From: Benja Fallenstein <b.fallenstein@gmx.de>
Date: Sun, 28 Sep 2003 04:10:38 +0300
Message-ID: <3F76350E.3010505@gmx.de>
To: Garret Wilson <garret@globalmentor.com>
Cc: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>, Graham Klyne <gk@ninebynine.org>, www-rdf-interest@w3.org


Garret Wilson wrote:
> You're right---some resources may be in 
> both sets, but the result is perhaps worse---there's no way to know from 
> the framework which resources are the same. I could be talking about 
> "Garret Wilson" and "uri:x-people-garretwilson", but are those the same 
> resources? Who knows?

Now that was a decidedly bad example ;-)

Someone who assigns a URI like "uri:x-people-garretwilson" to denote not 
a person, but the *character string* G-a-r-r-e-t-_-W-i-l-s-o-n is doing 
something really misleading :-)

- Benja
Received on Saturday, 27 September 2003 21:10:54 UTC

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