[rdfweb-dev] foaf:dateOfBirth

B.K. DeLong bkdelong at pobox.com
Mon Aug 2 11:31:26 UTC 2004


At 11:38 AM 8/2/2004 +0200, Benjamin Nowack wrote:
> >Hmm, would it actually be much easier to implement than something with
> >reusable terms?
> >
> >Perhaps there's a good point somewhere in between iCal and
> >quick-and-dirty, maybe:
> >
> ><birthday>
> >   <Event>
> >        <year>1964</year>
> >        <month>01</month>
> >        <day>14</day>
> >    </Event>
> ></birthday>
> >
> >I really don't know...
>
>reusing the bio vocab Libby mentioned, this could be narrowed down to
>
>  <bio:event>
>    <bio:Birth>
>       <??:year/>
>       <??:month/>
>       <??:day/>
>    </bio:Birth>
>  </bio:event>
>
>with the ?? terms possibly being quite general (i.e. there is
>no need for them to be restricted to bio stuff). does anybody
>know if those already exist?\

Agreed - let's not add those to FOAF - keep it in bio. As far as dates go, 
would dc:date work? or maybe something from RDFCal?


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