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[protege-owl] Working over owl ontology with swrl rules
martin.oconnor at stanford.edu
Thu Jul 8 14:52:24 PDT 2010
Marcelino Sente wrote:
> I´m trying to use java frameworks to manipulate and reason over owl
> ontologies. I have builded an owl ontology as an example. This
> ontology represents the family relations. The structure of the
> ontology has been modeled in owl, but some implications has been
> modeled using rules in swrl. I´m using Protege with SWRLtab. I want to
> know how reasoning over this ontology in a java application. How can i
> reason over the swrl rules in a java application?
The SWRLTab Java APIs are documented here:
> Can i to use the JessTab and jess engine for this? Are this frameworks
> adequate to read and load the swrl rules encoded in a owl file and,
> after, to reason over the ontology+rules? Is there some code example
> that ilustrates this process?
The JessTab is completely unrelated to the SWRLTab (and knows nothing
about SWRL rules). Use the SWRLTab if you want to use SWRL.
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