[rdfweb-dev] TypePad, blogrolls, and foaf:knows
jim at jibbering.com
Wed Jan 14 20:14:07 UTC 2004
"David Menendez" <zednenem at psualum.com>
> 1. My links page, for example, lists mostly sites run by people I do not
> know, even by a generous interpretation of foaf:knows.
Are you sure foaf has a very generous interpretation of knows.
> 2. It's a bad idea to assume a one-to-one or even one-to-many
> association of people and blogroll entries. There are quite a few group
> blogs out there.
group blogs are fine, the problem is the current domain of knows, (I don't
see any problem in saying I know my grandparents, or even saying I know a
> _:me foaf:recommends <http://example.org>.
> The great thing about foaf:recommends (or whatever:recommends, if we
> don't want it in FOAF) is that it's very general and strikes a good
> (IMHO) balance between being useful and socially awkward.
I can agree that foaf:knows isn't often appropriate for a blogroll, we've
had other discussion (someNs:reads was another suggestion IIRC) and I agree
a new property would be good!
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