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Rich Salz wrote:
>>I was thinking of a mathematical system for assigning trust values to
>>inferences made across data from a variety of different sources
> How do you identify the source, associate it with the content, and ensure
> that the content hasdn't been modified? The classic way of doing this is
> with digital signatures; anyone in semweb area planning on doing
> *anything* in this area?
Oh, yes, it is on some people's minds. Signed rdf files would be one
possibility, signatures that at least vouch for the supposed issuer of
some rdf could fit in, etc., but it's still early days yet.
Thomas B. Passin
Explorer's Guide to the Semantic Web (Manning Books)