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   Re: [xml-dev] Can RDDL and RDF coexist?

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> Uche Ogbuji wrote:
> > 
> >...
> > 
> > No one is saying you cannot follow the namespace. 
> What your example shows is that you cannot follow the namespace
> *reliably*. Which leads back to my question of how do I get from the
> document to the schema reliably? By reliably I mean that if the document
> creator and client software creators have done their jobs right then it
> will just work.
> >...
> > 
> > Are *identical* as far as RDF is concerned.
> Isn't that just a bug in RDF? Is there no hope of fixing it?

I think so.  And IIRC, Jonathan Borden has been arguing so for a while.

As for fixing it.  I'm the wrong person to ask.

However, if scopes as I suggest them were adopted, it would be a bug that was greatly mitigated in importance.

Uche Ogbuji                                    Fourthought, Inc.
http://uche.ogbuji.net    http://4Suite.org    http://fourthought.com
Track chair, XML/Web Services One (San Jose, Boston): http://www.xmlconference.com/
DAML Reference - http://www.xml.com/pub/a/2002/05/01/damlref.html
The Languages of the Semantic Web - http://www.newarchitectmag.com/documents/s=2453/new1020218556549/index.html
XML, The Model Driven Architecture, and RDF @ XML Europe - http://www.xmleurope.com/2002/kttrack.asp#themodel


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