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Re: PROV-ISSUE-1: a proposal to vote on

From: Graham Klyne <GK@ninebynine.org>
Date: Mon, 06 Jun 2011 15:33:03 +0100
Message-ID: <4DECE51F.6060301@ninebynine.org>
To: Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
CC: Provenance Working Group WG <public-prov-wg@w3.org>
+1

Luc Moreau wrote:
> 
> Dear all,
> 
> You will recall we failed to reach consensus on the following proposal 
> at the last teleconference:
>  "in a first instance, to define the necessary concepts that allow us to 
> express the provenance
> of a thing that does not change".  Kai, Jim and Satya then expressed 
> concerns, which can be
> summarized as, this proposal provides no route to handle mutable things.
> 
> After a long email discussion with them over the WE, we have converged 
> towards a better
> proposal:
> 
> /In a first instance, to define the necessary concepts that allow us to 
> express the provenance of
> an invariant view or perspective on a thing./
> 
> What is important to note is that it is the view/perspective that does 
> not change, the thing
> itself can be mutable.
> 
> To allow us to progress, can you express by +1/-1/0 your support for 
> this proposal?
> 
> Best regards,
> Luc
> 
> -- 
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