You might be interested in my Knowledge Explorer program
which implements my knowledge representation language, MKR.
Its knowledge base includes the definitions of its parameters & commands.
Dick McCullough
knowledge := man do identify od existent done
knowledge haspart proposition list
----- Original Message -----
From: James Michael DuPont
Sent: Friday, January 17, 2003 7:05 AM
Subject: Re: Is this DAML export? (was Re: [OpenCyc-devel] new OpenCyc FAQ)

--- Yeb Havinga <> wrote:
> > Imagine if you could get all the opencyc java code inside of
> opencyc
> > then it would be a "reflective" system, or self aware?
> It would only contain information about the java api, not the
> inference
> engine. I think it is very confusing to talk about 'self awareness'
> this
> way.

yes. But it is a start.
The opencyc project does not want to release all code,
but we have to start somewhere.

> > then you can refactor itself... the possibilites are endless.
> There is always something funny about having a compiler compile
> itself. But
> the end result is still a compiler ;-)

it is still a compiler. The trick is if you can add in features on the

James Michael DuPont

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