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Re: Collecting PROV examples

From: Paul Groth <p.t.groth@vu.nl>
Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2012 07:32:14 -1100
Message-ID: <4F4D1DAE.5030204@vu.nl>
To: "reza.bfar@oracle.com" <reza.bfar@oracle.com>
CC: "public-prov-wg@w3.org" <public-prov-wg@w3.org>
Hi Reza, all:

This is a good idea. Maybe we can do this posthoc, or after we get 
examples together. I think on the call this week we'll need to get 
somebody to agree to maybe manage or document the examples.

cheers,
Paul

Reza B'Far (Oracle) wrote:
> Tim (et. al):
>
> A soft suggestion - We may want to put in some examples for the top 10
> domains that at least the folks participating in the WG believe are
> applicable domains. In other words, I believe some organization on the
> page (via tagging or structure, whatever) that is by domain would
> benefit us. In order to foster the adoption of the standard, we need to
> show folks that are looking for solutions to specific problems, more so
> than tool builders, how they can solve their specific problems. Right
> now, I think in general we appeal to tool builders which will elongate
> the adoption cycle.
>
> Examples of such domains would be Journalism, Life Sciences, Financial
> and Legal Audit, etc. May be we could just do a quick vote on what top
> 10 domains are and organize around those. Anyways, just a thought.
>
> Best.
>
> On 2/28/12 8:06 AM, Timothy Lebo wrote:
>> Associating this thread to ISSUE-271
>>
>> -Tim
>>
>> On Feb 28, 2012, at 11:04 AM, Timothy Lebo wrote:
>>
>>> I've added TODOs that I will incorporate into the proposal:
>>>
>>> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/wiki/index.php?title=PROV_examples&oldid=5953#TODO
>>>
>>> Thanks!
>>> Keep those suggestions coming!
>>>
>>> -Tim
>>>
>>> On Feb 28, 2012, at 10:59 AM, Timothy Lebo wrote:
>>>
>>>> On Feb 28, 2012, at 2:56 AM, Luc Moreau wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi Tim,
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks for proposing a structure.
>>>>> I am fine with it, just, maybe, a suggestion.
>>>>> I think this example repository may be useful for the community to look at examples.
>>>>> A given example foo, may end up being split across multiple representations asn/rdf/xml/...,
>>>>> potentially under different numbers.
>>>>>
>>>>> Isn't it better to allow for examples to be listed directly at the toplevel, and
>>>>> inside a given example directory eg-1, we could find one or more files encoding the example,
>>>>> the convert subdirectory would keep the same intent, of an automated conversion (as opposed to
>>>>> hand crafted one).
>>>> Thanks, Luc.
>>>>
>>>> I'm okay with removing the initial"format"  layer. Can we keep the convert/ nesting to indicate format changes?
>>>>
>>>> -Tim
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>> Luc
>>>>>
>>>>> On 28/02/2012 04:18, Timothy Lebo wrote:
>>>>>> prov-wg,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I drafted a proposal for how the wg could organize concrete PROV examples.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Please have a look at [1] and provide feedback before meeting this Thursday.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> We are planning to ask for volunteers to help populate the PROV example collection to reflect their particular domains (or to put toy/text examples in, too).
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I don't expect to be able to anticipate all ways that we will want to organize them, but I took a stab at it.
>>>>>> If there are better ways, please let me know before we start populating the collection.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Thanks for your consideration.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Regards,
>>>>>> Tim
>>>>>>
>>>>>> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/wiki/PROV_examples
>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
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