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Re: PROV-ISSUE-217 (account-asserter): What is the asserter of an account? [prov-dm]

From: Daniel Garijo <dgarijo@delicias.dia.fi.upm.es>
Date: Mon, 5 Mar 2012 22:38:31 +0100
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To: Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Cc: Provenance Working Group WG <public-prov-wg@w3.org>
Oops, my bad.

2012/3/5 Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>

> **
> Hi Daniel,
> This is a prov-dm issue, I don't know what it means yet, given how
> accounts are now addressed.
> Luc
>
>
> On 05/03/12 21:30, Daniel Garijo wrote:
>
> Hi Luc,
> since we have relaxed the requirements on accounts on the dm, does this
> issue still hold?
> Thanks,
> Daniel
>
> 2012/1/16 Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker <sysbot+tracker@w3.org>
>
>>
>> PROV-ISSUE-217 (account-asserter): What is the asserter of an account?
>> [prov-dm]
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/217
>>
>> Raised by: Luc Moreau
>> On product: prov-dm
>>
>> The prov-dm document contains the following note, in the account section:
>>
>> Currently, the non-terminal asserter is defined as IRI and its
>> interpretation is outside PROV-DM. We may want the asserter to be an agent
>> instead, and therefore use PROV-DM to express the provenance of PROV-DM
>> assertions. The editors seek inputs on how to resolve this issue.
>>
>> Tim, in his design of accounts, is running ahead, making assumptions
>> about the asserter.
>>
>> So, are we supporting the following proposal:
>> an Account asserter is an agent.
>>
>> Following this, a further question follows.
>> Assuming we have an entity ex:acc representing an account
>> entity(ex:acc)  // details to be finalized when we understand what
>> identifiers are
>> and we express some provenance:
>> wasGenerated(ex:acc,ex:activity)
>> wasAttributed(ex:acc,ex:agent)
>> ....
>>
>> Do we have any restrictions about where these provenance records can
>> occur?
>> Can they be for instance included inside the account itself?
>>
>> Or should they necessarily be occurring outside the account?
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Luc
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
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