We propose a generic numerical measure of inconsistency of a database with respect to a set of integrity constraints. It is based on an abstract repair semantics. A particular inconsistency measure associated to cardinality-repairs is investigated; and we show that it can be computed via answer-set programs.

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Keywords Database repairs, Inconsistency measures, Inconsistent databases, Integrity constraints in databases
Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-00461-3_26
Series Lecture Notes in Computer Science
Bertossi, L. (2018). Measuring and computing database inconsistency via repairs. In Lecture Notes in Computer Science. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-00461-3_26