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Re: PROV-ISSUE-241 (TLebo): remove ex:order=2 in generation example

From: Paolo Missier <Paolo.Missier@ncl.ac.uk>
Date: Mon, 06 Feb 2012 23:06:23 +0000
Message-ID: <4F305CEF.8040403@ncl.ac.uk>
To: Provenance Working Group <public-prov-wg@w3.org>
CC: Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker <sysbot+tracker@w3.org>
Agree. the presence of ex:order is never explained anyways, and it can be inferred from the timestamps if needed.

-Paolo

On 2/6/12 9:36 PM, Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:
> PROV-ISSUE-241 (TLebo): remove ex:order=2 in generation example
>
> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/241
>
> Raised by: Timothy Lebo
> On product:
>
> The attribute-value "ex:order=2" may encourage readers to model ordering outside of PROV, which seems to defeat the purpose of using prov. While they _may_ do whatever they want, I don't think we should be encouraging it in the spec itself.
>
> I propose replacing:
>
> wasGeneratedBy(e2,a1, 2001-10-26T10:00:00, [ex:port="p1", ex:order=2])
>
> with:
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> wasGeneratedBy(e2,a1, 2001-10-26T10:00:00, [ex:port="p1")
>
> Thanks,
> Tim
>
>
>


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