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Re: offeredBy to supersede vendor, merchant, provider, seller, …?

From: Jarno van Driel <jarnovandriel@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Jun 2014 02:15:25 +0200
Message-ID: <CADK2AU06WHUwrQPEudPUpn3VO323iTvVJMpgoH6Fu7n7YFP+tg@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Wallis,Richard" <Richard.Wallis@oclc.org>
Cc: Karen Coyle <kcoyle@kcoyle.net>, "<public-vocabs@w3.org>" <public-vocabs@w3.org>
Might I ask why a new @serviceProvider property? Why not just leave it at
@provider?


2014-06-17 22:39 GMT+02:00 Wallis,Richard <Richard.Wallis@oclc.org>:

>  I was just taking and tweaking a bit the current description of provider:
> “The person or organization providing the service, reservation, or
> creative work. The provider may subcontract out the service.”
>
>  ~Richard
>
>  On 17 Jun 2014, at 20:46, Karen Coyle <kcoyle@kcoyle.net> wrote:
>
> Richard, can you explain what the 'subcontract' bit is about? Are you
> saying that one should encode the provider, not the subcontractor?
>
> My gut feeling is that knowing who has subcontracted to whom may be a
> bridge too far, so maybe provider should just be... who you wish to call
> the provider.
>
> kc
>
> On 6/17/14, 10:42 AM, Wallis,Richard wrote:
>
> Maybe “The person or organization providing the service, item, product,
> reservation, or creative work. The provider may subcontract out the
> supply of such.” - would be fractionally better.
>
> ~Richard
>
> On 17 Jun 2014, at 18:40, Wallis,Richard <Richard.Wallis@oclc.org
> <mailto:Richard.Wallis@oclc.org <Richard.Wallis@oclc.org>>> wrote:
>
> Building on your suggestions, I would be tempted to change the
> description of ‘provider' to “The person or organization providing the
> service, item, reservation, or creative work. The provider may
> subcontract out the supply of such.”,
>
>
>
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>
>
>


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