Search Mailing List Archives
[protege-owl] Import an Ontology Exception
martin.oconnor at stanford.edu
Wed Dec 12 14:02:19 PST 2007
You may be able to import as RDF or even convert to OWL (though the
latter is unlikely):
Thomas Russ wrote:
>On Dec 12, 2007, at 11:16 AM, Jibbi wrote:
>>I'm trying to import FOAF ontology in protege by "Import an
>>the web by specifying the http:// URL" with this URL
>>http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/ , but i couldn't succeed. I got
>>java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: the document Pointed to by
>>http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1 does not appear to be a valid ontology.
>Well, in this case, it appears that the error message means exactly
>what it says.
>When I go to the URL that you list, my browser gets redirected to
><http://xmlns.com/foaf/spec/>, which is an HTML text document and not
>an OWL file.
>Do you get an owl file from that URL?
>The document itself links to <http://xmlns.com/foaf/spec/index.rdf>
>which at least at first glance seems to be a valid OWL file. (I just
>looked at it in Emacs).
>protege-owl mailing list
>protege-owl at lists.stanford.edu
>Instructions for unsubscribing: http://protege.stanford.edu/doc/faq.html#01a.03
More information about the protege-owl