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Re: PROV-ISSUE-90 (namespace-in-ontology): Namespace used in ontology [Formal Model]

From: Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 12 Oct 2011 16:15:22 +0100
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To: Stian Soiland-Reyes <soiland-reyes@cs.manchester.ac.uk>
CC: Provenance Working Group WG <public-prov-wg@w3.org>


On 10/12/2011 03:21 PM, Stian Soiland-Reyes wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 12, 2011 at 14:51, Luc Moreau<L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>  wrote:
>    
>> Recommended by Ivan. I suggest you follow the same approach /ns/prov-o
>>      
> ok, will do.. with the trailing / of course. Note [1] on why its
> important to get this right early.
>    
yes ... was typed from my phone ;-)
>
> Satya - OK if I do a big search-replace? Or shall we wait for the
> formal vote on the PROV-O tomorrow?
>
>
> What name should we use for the document itself, WD-prov-o ?
>    

The document should be in a directory with all its linked files, and should
be named Overview.html
> Luc - you have gone for WD-prov-dm, right? I guess it would be good
> for these to match the namespaces, as hinted by
> http://www.w3.org/2005/07/13-nsuri - perhaps WD-prov will be a
> document linking to prov-dm, prov-o, prov-aq (?), prov-primer etc.
>
>    

The WD-xxx is automatically generated by respec.js given your short-name.
Yes, go for prov-o (or whatever is decided tomorrow).


> So my suggested changes for the ontology:
>
> https?://[a-z0-9/_.-]*/ProvenanceOntology.owl# ->   http://www.w3.org/ns/prov-o/
> https?://[a-z0-9/_.-]*/crime.owl# ->   http://www.example.com/crime#
>
>
> for instance:
>
>    https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/file/4452648d5a9b/ontology/ProvenanceOntology.owl
>    http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/raw-file/tip/ontology/ProvenanceOntology.owl#wasControlledBy
>    http://www.w3.org/PROV/CrimeFile#alice
>
> (oh my, what a mess! ;-)
>
> to:
>
>    http://www.w3.org/ns/prov-o/
>    http://www.w3.org/ns/prov-o/wasControlledBy
>    http://www.example.com/crime#alice
>    

Yes, that seems right.

Luc

>
>
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2006Sep/0056.html
>
> )
>
>    

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