[rdfweb-dev] Relationship property names

Jeremy Gray jeremy at jeremygray.ca
Fri Mar 19 19:28:52 UTC 2004


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ian Davis [mailto:iand at internetalchemy.org] 
> Sent: Friday, March 19, 2004 11:09 AM
> To: Jeremy Gray
> Cc: rdfweb-dev at vapours.rdfweb.org
> Subject: Re: [rdfweb-dev] Relationship property names

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> Yes, I understand this. I think there are some properties that can be
renamed
> in this style (friendOf/friend, spouseOf/spouse) but others are not so
easy
> such as worksWith or even, from FOAF itself, knows. I'm suggesting that
there
> might be a difference for these context dependent properties.

Oh, definitely. I guess what I'm trying to get at is that, where possible,
the existing conventions (which largely predate RDF) should be followed, and
that where not possible consistent document patterns should be established
and documented.

Jeremy Gray




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