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Re: PROV-ISSUE-4 (define-agent): Definition for Concept 'Agent' [Provenance Terminology]

From: Jun Zhao <jun.zhao@zoo.ox.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 31 May 2011 12:05:34 +0100
Message-ID: <4DE4CB7E.5090102@zoo.ox.ac.uk>
To: Provenance Working Group WG <public-prov-wg@w3.org>
Dear all,

I started to define the abstract term Agent:

An agent is an entity (human or otherwise) involved in the process 

It is by no means comprehensive.




On 20/05/2011 08:04, Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:
> PROV-ISSUE-4 (define-agent): Definition for Concept 'Agent' [Provenance Terminology]
> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/4
> Raised by: Luc Moreau
> On product: Provenance Terminology
> The Provenance WG charter identifies the concept 'Agent' as a core concept of the provenance interchange language to be standardized (see http://www.w3.org/2011/01/prov-wg-charter).
> What term do we adopt for the concept 'Agent'?
> How do we define the concept 'Agent'?
> Where does concept 'Agent' appear in ProvenanceExample?
> Which provenance query requires the concept 'Agent'?
> Wiki page: http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/wiki/ConceptAgent
Received on Tuesday, 31 May 2011 11:05:58 UTC

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