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Re: PROV-ISSUE-368 (no-responsibility-in-derivation): No responsibility in derivation [prov-dm]

From: Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 16:11:38 +0100
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Hi all,

This issue is now close.

Regards,
Luc

On 05/08/2012 03:05 PM, Luc Moreau wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I propose to close this issue pending review, following changes to the
> derivation signatures [1].
>
> Luc
>
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-prov-wg/2012May/0095.html
>
> On 04/30/2012 11:41 AM, Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:
>> PROV-ISSUE-368 (no-responsibility-in-derivation): No responsibility 
>> in derivation [prov-dm]
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/368
>>
>> Raised by: Luc Moreau
>> On product: prov-dm
>>
>>
>> We are having ongoing discussion about responsibility in derivations 
>> (see ISSUE-357 and ISSUE-352).
>>
>> In the spirit of simplification, I would like to suggest that agents 
>> should not be mentioned in derivation relations.
>>
>> Instead of
>>   wasRevisionOf(id,e2,e1,ag,attrs)
>> we should write
>>   wasRevisionOf(id,e2,e1,attrs)
>>   and  wasAttributedTo(e2,ag)
>>
>>
>> Instead of
>>   wasQuotedFrom(id,e2,e1,ag2,ag1,attrs)
>> we should write:
>>   wasQuotedFrom(id,e2,e1,attrs)
>>   and  wasAttributedTo(e1,ag1)
>>   and  wasAttributedTo(e2,ag2)
>>
>>
>>
>> We are not losing in expressivity, I believe, instead, we decouple 
>> components 2 and 3 in the data model.
>>
>> Furthermore, if we allow optional arguments in derivations,
>> wasDerivedFrom(id, e2, e1, a, g2, u1, attrs)
>> they should also be allowed in quotation/original source/revision, to
>> make these proper subrelations.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Luc
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