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

From: Graham Klyne <GK@ninebynine.org>
Date: Wed, 19 Oct 2011 15:35:11 +0100
Message-ID: <4E9EE01F.8040101@ninebynine.org>
To: public-prov-wg@w3.org
On 12/10/2011 16:14, Jim McCusker wrote:
> We could also set up a purl for it, like http://purl.org/w3/prov

I don't see much point in that, unless you believe that PURLs will be somehow 
more persistent than W3C URIs.

#g
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>
> On Wed, Oct 12, 2011 at 10:21 AM, Stian Soiland-Reyes<
> soiland-reyes@cs.manchester.ac.uk>  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.
>>
>>
>> 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 ?
>>
>> 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.
>>
>>
>> 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
>>
>>
>>
>> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2006Sep/0056.html
>>
>> )
>>
>> --
>> Stian Soiland-Reyes, myGrid team
>> School of Computer Science
>> The University of Manchester
>>
>>
>>
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