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Re: Similar Use cases?

From: Matola, Tod <matolat@oclc.org>
Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2010 15:32:20 -0400
To: Karen Coyle <kcoyle@kcoyle.net>, Emmanuelle Bermes <emmanuelle.bermes@bnf.fr>
CC: "public-xg-lld@w3.org" <public-xg-lld@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C89D8B04.10E41%matolat@oclc.org>
I'm ok with keeping them separate and linking them. I can take a look at it
in the next day or so.

Cheers Tod.


On 8/27/10 12:02 PM, "Karen Coyle" <kcoyle@kcoyle.net> wrote:

> Em - either way is fine with me. I don't mind them being combined, I'm
> just not volunteering to do it. :-)
> 
> kc
> 
> 
> Quoting Emmanuelle Bermes <emmanuelle.bermes@bnf.fr>:
> 
>> This is a comment I wanted to make on the call yesterday, but we ran out of
>> time.
>> 
>> I think Tod's comment on how these 2 use case are very similar is reflecting
>> very well the discussion we had yesterday on the call.
>> They are actually similar, but they represent two different viewpoints :
>> - the "OL data" use case is project-oriented and describes the need for the
>> producer to make his data reusable for other web applications as widely as
>> possible
>> - the "bibliographic network" use case is user-oriented, more general and
>> quite complementary, he describes the need for bibliographic data on the
>> web, citing OL just as an example; we could even add Libris or others in the
>> "existing work" section ?
>> 
>> Maybe we can consolidate them, but actually I'd rather be in favor of
>> leaving them separate, for the record, but link them in the "related use
>> case" section.
>> 
>> Tod, Karen, Kai, what do you think ?
>> Emmanuelle
>> 
>> On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 1:57 PM, Matola, Tod <matolat@oclc.org> wrote:
>> 
>>>  Hello,
>>> 
>>> I just noticed that Open Library Data [1] and Bibliographic Network [2] use
>>> cases are pretty similar. Should we consolidate them or they really covering
>>> different cases? It seems like they are just alternate paths.
>>> 
>>> 
>>> [1] http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/wiki/Use_Case_Open_Library_Data
>>> [2]
>>> http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/wiki/Use_Case_Bibliographic_Network
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Cheers Tod
>>> --
>>> ''You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time; all else is
>>> grandiose romanticism or politics.''
>>>    Charles Bukowski
>>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> --
>> =====
>> Emmanuelle Bermès - http://www.bnf.fr
>> Manue - http://www.figoblog.org
>> 
> 
> 


Cheers Tod
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