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RE: is specializationOf transitive or not?

From: Cresswell, Stephen <stephen.cresswell@tso.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 2 Apr 2012 14:27:28 +0100
Message-ID: <F22D0BFCDD4DDC44B92C4E24D751CB93010D98F5@W3EXC017023.theso.co.uk>
To: "Luc Moreau" <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>, "Provenance Working Group WG" <public-prov-wg@w3.org>

I preferred the version of specializationOf that was transitive,
antisymmetric and reflexive.

Stephen Cresswell


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Luc Moreau [mailto:L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk]
> Sent: 02 April 2012 11:19
> To: Provenance Working Group WG
> Subject: is specializationOf transitive or not?
> 
> 
> All,
> 
> The purpose of this email is to seek some clarification on what people
> think
> about the transitive nature of specializationOf.
> 
> James' semantics [1] defines this relation as transitive.
> 
> Do you think specializationOf is transitive?
> If not,  can you give a counter example?
> 
> Cheers,
> Luc
> 
> PS: tracker, this is ISSUE-29
> 
> 
> [1] http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/wiki/FormalSemanticsWD3
> 
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