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Re: Fitting "goals" in an introduction to use case section

From: Mark van Assem <mark@cs.vu.nl>
Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2011 09:59:50 +0100
Message-ID: <4D428586.2040209@cs.vu.nl>
To: Antoine Isaac <aisaac@few.vu.nl>
CC: public-xg-lld <public-xg-lld@w3.org>
Hi Antoine,

It seems the goals can be useful as inspiration for the summaries, or as 
a checklist on what to include in the summaries! But for two-line 
summaries it might be hard to include all goals of a cluster, so I guess 
it should stay at just inspiration.


On 28/01/2011 0:14, Antoine Isaac wrote:
> Hi,
> A small comment on:
> ACTION: emma to put the Goals page content at the beginning of the use
> case section [recorded in
> http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/lld/minutes/2011/01/27-lld-minutes.html#action02]
> Today I have suggested:
>> <Zakim> antoine, you wanted to discuss an "exec summary" on UCs?
>> antoine: the page could be a good list of reminders for introducing
>> the section on use cases. an executive summary style of what linked
>> data would do in terms of applications.
>> ... one sentence that digested the ideas.
>> ... we could have something in the same spirit to make relationships
>> and exploit them.
> I was especially thinking of what was done for the abstract of the SKOS
> Primer [1]. There are two sentences there that just capture everything
> that SKOS allows to do:
>> In basic SKOS, conceptual resources (concepts) are identified with
>> URIs, labeled with strings in one or more natural languages,
>> documented with various types of note, semantically related to each
>> other in informal hierarchies and association networks, and aggregated
>> into concept schemes.
>> In advanced SKOS, conceptual resources can be mapped across concept
>> schemes and grouped into labeled or ordered collections. Relationships
>> can be specified between concept labels. Finally, the SKOS vocabulary
>> itself can be extended to suit the needs of particular communities of
>> practice or combined with other modeling vocabularies.
> We could have sthg similar for UCs, re-using the words used for the
> goals. Like (please imagine a more beautiful style, I'm assembling this
> in 30sec!):
> "LLD use cases typically use linked data technology to identify with
> URIs resources of interest in the library domain and PUBLISHing data
> about them in interoperable formats. [...] Many application scenarios
> aim at making explicit EXISTING RELATIONSHIPS between these objects or
> create NEW ones, potentially providing end users or data consumers with
> brand new AGGREGATION objects [...]".
> Antoine
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/skos-primer/
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