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Re: Mirror for PIPS food ontology?

From: Alan Ruttenberg <alanruttenberg@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2009 09:21:57 -0400
Message-ID: <29af5e2d0910150621q6c779275w8ae95ac8b7daaab1@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alexander Garcia Castro <alexgarciac@gmail.com>
Cc: giovanni.tummarello@deri.org, Michael Haas <laga@laga.ath.cx>, semantic-web@w3.org, Linking Open Data <public-lod@w3.org>
On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 9:14 AM, Alexander Garcia Castro
<alexgarciac@gmail.com> wrote:
> wayback similar to the time machine available in Mac would be great. as for
> imports, imports are just one type of mappings;

An import isn't a mapping and more than a type declaration is a mapping.

> the situation will be more
> complex as soon as people start to map across ontology repositories;
> Bioportal does not support mappings across ontologies sitting on diferent
> bioportal servers.

I don't understand this. Ontologies are given URIs for terms. The
identity of an ontology term should be independent of where it's kept,
whether bioportal or its usual location on the web.

> capturing, or making it compulsory for people to porviede
> all the imported ontologies when submitting ontologies to a repository is
> something we will work out early next year.



>
> On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 2:23 PM, Alan Ruttenberg <alanruttenberg@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>>
>> What would be nice would be to have a wayback machine for ontologies.
>> So I could go and get a particular version. Extra points if the
>> imported ontologies were captured at the same time and pointers
>> adjusted so that one could easily use an ontology as it was at a
>> specific point in time.
>>
>> -Alan
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 7:25 AM, Giovanni Tummarello
>> <g.tummarello@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Kind of make me thing.. we could put it virtually back in the same
>> > place as originally on our Sindice cache [1]
>> >
>> > i wonder if the operation make sense.. on the one hand a chace is
>> > usually intended for reflecting "reality" on the other i'd see obvious
>> > practical advantages.
>> >
>> > Maybe we could offer an "archive" service, parallel to the cache?
>> >
>> > just trying to figure out what can help developers, ideas?
>> >
>> > Giovanni
>> >
>> > [1] http://sindice.com/developers/cacheapi
>> >
>> > On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 12:15 PM, Alexander Garcia Castro
>> > <alexgarciac@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >> You can find them at:
>> >> http://babel.informatik.uni-bremen.de/ontologies
>> >> this is our Onto repository, built upon BioPortal technology. cheers.
>> >>
>> >> On Wed, Oct 14, 2009 at 3:25 PM, Michael Haas <laga@laga.ath.cx> wrote:
>> >>>
>> >>> Hello everyone,
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> I hope it is not inappropriate to ask this question here.
>> >>>
>> >>> Does anyone have a copy of the PIPS food ontology?
>> >>>
>> >>> The original link at http://www.csc.liv.ac.uk/~jcantais/PIPSFood.owl
>> >>> is
>> >>> dead.
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> Regards,
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> Michael
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> --
>> >> Alexander Garcia
>> >> http://www.alexandergarcia.name/
>> >> http://www.usefilm.com/photographer/75943.html
>> >> http://www.linkedin.com/in/alexgarciac
>> >> Postal address:
>> >> Alexander Garcia, Tel.: +49 421 218 64211
>> >> Universitšt Bremen
>> >> Enrique-Schmidt-Str. 5
>> >> D-28359 Bremen
>> >>
>> >
>> >
>
>
>
> --
> Alexander Garcia
> http://www.alexandergarcia.name/
> http://www.usefilm.com/photographer/75943.html
> http://www.linkedin.com/in/alexgarciac
> Postal address:
> Alexander Garcia, Tel.: +49 421 218 64211
> Universitšt Bremen
> Enrique-Schmidt-Str. 5
> D-28359 Bremen
>
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