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Re: PROV-ISSUE-223 (definition-of-entity): What is the definition of entity [prov-dm]

From: Tom De Nies <tom.denies@ugent.be>
Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 15:54:48 +0200
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To: Timothy Lebo <lebot@rpi.edu>
Cc: Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>, public-prov-wg@w3.org
> Hi all,
>
> I am proposing to close this issue, following the recent vote on
specialization/alternate/
entity.
> Changes have already been incorporated in the editor's draft.
>
+1


2012/5/15 Timothy Lebo <lebot@rpi.edu>

>
> On May 15, 2012, at 9:24 AM, Luc Moreau wrote:
>
> > Hi all,
> >
> > I am proposing to close this issue, following the recent vote on
> specialization/alternate/entity.
> > Changes have already been incorporated in the editor's draft.
> >
>
> +1
>
>
> -Tim
>
> > Regards,
> > Luc
> >
> > On 01/19/2012 09:15 AM, Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:
> >> PROV-ISSUE-223 (definition-of-entity): What is the definition of entity
> [prov-dm]
> >>
> >> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/223
> >>
> >> Raised by: Luc Moreau
> >> On product: prov-dm
> >>
> >> The prov-dm documents has some form of definition for entity [1] and
> entity record [2] (likewise, activity [5] and activity record [6]).
> >>
> >> Recent discussions indicate that the definitions are not rigorous
> enough, and subject to too much interpretation.
> >>
> >> Indications that an entity can potentially characterize multiple things
> [3], or that an entity is a class definition [4] are examples of the
> breadth of interpretation.
> >>
> >> The WG should aim to refine these definitions.
> >>
> >> [1]
> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/raw-file/default/model/ProvenanceModel.html#concept-entity
> >> [2]
> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/raw-file/default/model/ProvenanceModel.html#record-Entity
> >> [3]
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-prov-wg/2012Jan/0213.html
> >> [4]http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-prov-wg/2012Jan/0219.html
> >> [5]
> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/raw-file/default/model/ProvenanceModel.html#concept-activity
> >> [6]
> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/raw-file/default/model/ProvenanceModel.html#record-Activity
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >
> > --
> > Professor Luc Moreau
> > Electronics and Computer Science   tel:   +44 23 8059 4487
> > University of Southampton          fax:   +44 23 8059 2865
> > Southampton SO17 1BJ               email: l.moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk
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> >
> >
> >
>
>
>
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