W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-prov-wg@w3.org > November 2011

Re: PROV-ISSUE-160 (TLebo): Redundant terminology in new wasDerivedFrom classification scheme [Data Model]

From: Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 30 Nov 2011 13:17:14 +0000
Message-ID: <EMEW3|ddfe645adb4f2666b79fd9b3880c38d5nAYDHH08L.Moreau|ecs.soton.ac.uk|4ED62CDA.1090801@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
To: public-prov-wg@w3.org
Hi Tim,

You commented on a section the editors were in the process of working on.
I believe this issue is now superseded by the latest draft.
I propose to close.

Regards,
Luc

On 11/22/2011 08:14 AM, Paolo Missier wrote:
> Tim
>
> the whole section needs more work IMO
>
> -Paolo
>
>
> On 11/21/11 7:26 PM, Timothy Lebo wrote:
>> Paolo/Luc,
>>
>> perhaps "single activity" could replace the term "first-degree"
>> and
>> "multiple activity" could replace the term "degree-n"?
>>
>>
>>
>> I still don't see the distinction between "precise" and "imprecise".
>> Is this trying to express an amount of elaboration?
>>
>> -Tim
>>
>>
>> On Nov 21, 2011, at 2:15 PM, Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker 
>> wrote:
>>
>>> PROV-ISSUE-160 (TLebo): Redundant terminology in new wasDerivedFrom 
>>> classification scheme [Data Model]
>>>
>>> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/160
>>>
>>> Raised by: Timothy Lebo
>>> On product: Data Model
>>>
>>> [1] introduces a new classification scheme for wasDerivedFrom using 
>>> two characteristics:
>>>
>>> 1) the number of activities that lead to a derivation
>>> 2) a level of "precision" i.e., the amount of description provided.
>>>
>>>
>>> A) I propose to reduce the amount of redundant terms used to define 
>>> derivation, so that the definitions may be clearer.
>>>
>>> choose one: imprecise XOR lax
>>> choose one: precise XOR exact
>>> choose one: number of activities XOR degree
>>>
>>>
>>> B) The previous versions' use of "Qualified" was a natural way to 
>>> distinguish the simple descriptions from their more elaborate forms. 
>>> Why did that seem to go away?
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Tim
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> [1] 
>>> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/raw-file/308f9e30cc7e/model/ProvenanceModel.html#Derivation-Relation 
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>
>

-- 
Professor Luc Moreau
Electronics and Computer Science   tel:   +44 23 8059 4487
University of Southampton          fax:   +44 23 8059 2865
Southampton SO17 1BJ               email: l.moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk
United Kingdom                     http://www.ecs.soton.ac.uk/~lavm
Received on Wednesday, 30 November 2011 13:17:51 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 16:51:04 UTC