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Re: The truth about SPARQL Endpoint availability

From: Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>
Date: Tue, 01 Mar 2011 17:33:48 +0000
Message-ID: <4D6D2DFC.1020509@webr3.org>
To: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
CC: Pierre-Yves Vandenbussche <pierre-yves.vandenbussche@mondeca.com>, public-lod@w3.org, SW-forum <semantic-web@w3.org>, semanticweb@yahoogroups.com
Richard Cyganiak wrote:
> On 1 Mar 2011, at 00:14, Pierre-Yves Vandenbussche wrote:
>> Average 24h and 7days availability are just extra info. Colour associated to an endpoint is given based on its availability right now. That means:
>>
>> -a red endpoint is NOT available right now.
>> -an orange endpoint is available but had some troubles since last 24h.
>> -a green endpoint is available without any trouble since last 24h.
> 
> Ok. But my point stands: There's a big difference between “down this very moment” (red) and “has never been up in the last 7 days”. The former might be back in 15 minutes. The latter most likely is gone permanently. I think it would be good to capture that in the choice of color.

good/fair point, I'd suggest:

-a red endpoint has not been available for X hours/days.
-an orange endpoint is available but had some troubles since last 24h.
-a green endpoint is available without any trouble since last 24h.

even better if X was a "last seen X hours/days ago"

cheers,

nathan
Received on Tuesday, 1 March 2011 17:34:41 UTC

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