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Re: PROV-XML in Primer

From: Stephan Zednik <zednis@rpi.edu>
Date: Mon, 5 Nov 2012 16:50:02 -0700
Cc: Provenance Working Group WG <public-prov-wg@w3.org>
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To: "Miles, Simon" <simon.miles@kcl.ac.uk>
I have pushed an updated primer-prov-xml-examples.xml.

--Stephan

On Nov 5, 2012, at 10:08 AM, Stephan Zednik <zednis@rpi.edu> wrote:

> 
> On Nov 3, 2012, at 6:31 AM, "Miles, Simon" <simon.miles@kcl.ac.uk> wrote:
> 
>> Hello Stephan,
>> 
>> Thanks. I've included the XML examples to the primer [1]. Could you check I've not made an obvious mistake anywhere?
>> 
>> I notice there is a disrepancy in the way plans are encoded in the different formats.
>> 
>> The PROV-O example says:
>> ex:instructions a prov:Plan .
>> The equivalent PROV-N example includes:
>> entity(ex:instructions)
>> Currently the XML does not declare the plan, just refer to it. Should the XML example include the following?
>> <entity prov:id="instructions"/>
>> or something else? Or is there an explanation of the discrepancy we can include in the primer?
> 
> Ah, I made a mistake since I thought prov:plan was represented in XML the same way we represent the rest of the PROV-DM attributes.
> 
> It should be (as you suggested):
> 
>  <prov:activity prov:id="ex:correct"/>
> 
>  <prov:entity prov:id="ex:instructions">
>    <prov:type>prov:Plan</prov:type>
>  </prov:entity>
> 
>  <prov:agent prov:id="ex:edith">
>    <prov:type>prov:Person</prov:type>
>  </prov:agent>
> 
>  <prov:wasAssociatedWith>
>    <prov:activity prov:ref="ex:correct"/>
>    <prov:agent prov:ref="ex:edith"/>
>    <prov:plan prov:ref="ex:instructions"/>
>  </prov:wasAssociatedWith>
> 
>  <prov:wasGeneratedBy>
>    <prov:entity prov:ref="ex:dataSet2"/>
>    <prov:activity prov:ref="ex:correct"/>
>  </prov:wasGeneratedBy>
> 
> --Stephan
> 
>> 
>> thanks,
>> Simon
>> 
>> [1] http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/raw-file/default/primer/Primer.html
>> 
>> Dr Simon Miles
>> Senior Lecturer, Department of Informatics
>> Kings College London, WC2R 2LS, UK
>> +44 (0)20 7848 1166
>> 
>> Efficient Multi-Granularity Service Composition:
>> http://eprints.dcs.kcl.ac.uk/1396/
>> ________________________________________
>> From: Stephan Zednik [zednis@rpi.edu]
>> Sent: 01 November 2012 21:28
>> To: Miles, Simon
>> Cc: Hook Hua; Curt Tilmes; Reza B'Far; Luc Moreau; Paul Groth
>> Subject: Re: PROV-XML in Primer
>> 
>> I have filled out the initial prov-xml examples in the following file.
>> 
>> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/raw-file/66b8e83713ec/primer/primer-prov-xml-examples.xml
>> 
>> It should be content complete, but does not validate right now because of the foaf and dct namespaces that I do not have a DTD reference for.
>> 
>> --Stephan
>> 
>> On Nov 1, 2012, at 10:29 AM, Stephan Zednik <zednis@rpi.edu> wrote:
>> 
>>> OK, I will create primer-prox-xml-examples.xml and we will start updating it.
>>> 
>>> --Stephan
>>> 
>>> On Nov 1, 2012, at 10:18 AM, "Miles, Simon" <simon.miles@kcl.ac.uk> wrote:
>>> 
>>>> Hi Stephan,
>>>> 
>>>> Please just look through the current version of the primer (link below), and wherever there is a "PROV-N Example", please provide me with a PROV-XML translation as an XML fragment. I will then copy the fragments into the document and deal with the formatting, show/hide buttons etc.
>>>> 
>>>> Ideally, the fragments you give me should be contained in a single XML document. I can then also provide a link to this document from the primer, so readers can see/copy from the whole document.
>>>> 
>>>> Let me know if that doesn't make sense!
>>>> 
>>>> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/raw-file/default/primer/Primer.html
>>>> 
>>>> thanks,
>>>> Simon
>>>> 
>>>> Dr Simon Miles
>>>> Senior Lecturer, Department of Informatics
>>>> Kings College London, WC2R 2LS, UK
>>>> +44 (0)20 7848 1166
>>>> 
>>>> Efficient Multi-Granularity Service Composition:
>>>> http://eprints.dcs.kcl.ac.uk/1396/
>>>> ________________________________________
>>>> From: Stephan Zednik [zednis@rpi.edu]
>>>> Sent: 01 November 2012 16:09
>>>> To: Miles, Simon
>>>> Cc: Hook Hua; Curt Tilmes; Reza B'Far; Luc Moreau; Paul Groth
>>>> Subject: PROV-XML in Primer
>>>> 
>>>> Hi all,
>>>> 
>>>> This email to to start the discussion thread on generating PROV-XML examples for the primer.
>>>> 
>>>> Simon, what do you need us to do?
>>>> 
>>>> --Stephan
>>> 
>> 
> 
> 
> 
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