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Re: PROV-ISSUE-513: Data Model Section 5.1.6 [prov-dm]

From: Luc Moreau <l.moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2012 12:43:50 +0100
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To: public-prov-wg@w3.org
Dear all,
I drafted a response to issue-513 on the wiki at:
http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/wiki/ResponsesToPublicComments#ISSUE-513_.28StartSubActivity.29
It's copied below. Feedback appreciated.
Regards,
Luc


      ISSUE-513 (StartSubActivity)

    * Original email:
      http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-prov-wg/2012Sep/0103.html
    * Tracker: http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/513
    * Group Response
          o This issue is a follow-on to issue ISSUE-447 (subactivity)
            <http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/wiki/ResponsesToPublicComments#ISSUE-447_.28subactivity.29>
          o The working group has decided that it would not specify a
            "subactivity" relationship between activities.
          o Therefore this suggestion will not be adopted.
    * References:
          o See issue-447:
            http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/wiki/ResponsesToPublicComments#ISSUE-447_.28subactivity.29
          o See issue-500:
            http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/wiki/ResponsesToPublicComments#ISSUE-500_.28activity_hierarchy.29
    * Changes to the document: none
    * Original author's acknowledgement:



On 10/09/2012 09:43, Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:
> PROV-ISSUE-513: Data Model Section 5.1.6   [prov-dm]
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> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/513
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> Raised by: Luc Moreau
> On product: prov-dm
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> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/wiki/LC_Feedback#Data_Model_Section_5.1.6
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> ISSUE-463
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> Starting an activity does not always take place instantaneously. Like generation and usage, it might be advantageous to add support for "activity wasPartOf activity" so that one can model a startup process that takes time and may reference other entities or activities. This would allow users to consider starting an activity as a separate activity, which has a defined start and end time and which could be ended (perhaps prematurely) by some triggering event.
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