[rdfweb-dev] RE: Schemarama revisited
danbri at w3.org
Tue Aug 12 08:49:05 UTC 2003
* Victor Lindesay <victor at vicsoft.co.uk> [2003-08-12 08:13+0100]
> Roll on Schemarama (or similar) then.
> I appreciate that RDF is still 'young' but these issues have to be
> tackled and solved for real world use.
> Consider these two scenarios.
> A paramedic calling up medical records on a PDA at an accident scene.
> A fund manager gambling with your pension using real time financial
> If RDF is to be used in these types of scenario (and why not) where data
> is critical, then it must fit into the accepted conventions and
> practices we use in software development, where data and validation are
> like, as it says in the song, a horse and carriage.
You'd trust your life and finances to an application that only did
DTD-style once-size-fits-all data checking? You're a braver man than I...
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