W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-prov-wg@w3.org > June 2012

Re: PROV-ISSUE-435: "specialized entity" in specialization definition [prov-dm]

From: Luc Moreau <L.Moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2012 10:42:40 +0100
Message-ID: <EMEW3|5c7f67f06df6b6ae411e777e88f0b7f1o5QAgf08L.Moreau|ecs.soton.ac.uk|4FEAD590.7090909@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
To: Timothy Lebo <lebot@rpi.edu>
CC: Provenance Working Group <public-prov-wg@w3.org>
Hi Tim, Graham,

Definition was updated in the latest Editor's draft

http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/prov/raw-file/default/model/prov-dm.html#term-specialization

I am closing this issue pending review.

Cheers,
Luc

On 06/24/2012 10:56 PM, Timothy Lebo wrote:
> Luc,
>
> I'm happy to have the issue closed once the changes make it in.
>
> Regards,
> Tim
>
> On Jun 24, 2012, at 12:46 AM, Graham Klyne wrote:
>
>> I think that's clearer. (I agree the original was a bit confusing.)
>>
>> -- 
>> Sent from my Android phone with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.
>>
>> Luc Moreau <l.moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk 
>> <mailto:l.moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>> wrote:
>>
>>     Hi Jim, Tim,
>>
>>     Given that specialization is the name of the relation we are
>>     defining,
>>     this may be confusing.
>>
>>     I would suggest two changes:
>>
>>     In the second sentence of the English definition:
>>
>>     In particular, the lifetime of the specialized entity contains
>>     that of any specialization
>>     ->
>>     In particular, the lifetime of the entity being specialized 
>>     contains that of any specialization
>>
>>     and in the first bullet point
>>
>>     specific entity: an identifier (infra) of the specialized entity
>>     ->
>>     specific entity: an identifier (infra) of the entity that is a
>>     specialization of the general entity (supra)
>>
>>
>>     Thoughts?
>>     Luc
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>     On 23/06/2012 16:25, Jim McCusker wrote:
>>>     Yes, specificEntity should read:
>>>
>>>     specificEntity: an identifier (infra) of the specialization.
>>>
>>>     Jim
>>>
>>>     On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 6:31 PM, Provenance Working Group Issue
>>>     Tracker <sysbot+tracker@w3.org <mailto:sysbot+tracker@w3.org>>
>>>     wrote:
>>>
>>>         PROV-ISSUE-435: "specialized entity" in specialization
>>>         definition [prov-dm]
>>>
>>>         http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/435
>>>
>>>         Raised by: Timothy Lebo
>>>         On product: prov-dm
>>>
>>>         All,
>>>
>>>         I think I found a hiccup in the definition of specialization of.
>>>
>>>         I've illustrated it here:
>>>         http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/wiki/File:SpecializationOf-bundle.png
>>>         (and already discussed it with Luc and James).
>>>
>>>         Regards,
>>>         Tim
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>     -- 
>>>     Jim McCusker
>>>     Programmer Analyst
>>>     Krauthammer Lab, Pathology Informatics
>>>     Yale School of Medicine
>>>     james.mccusker@yale.edu <mailto:james.mccusker@yale.edu> | (203)
>>>     785-6330
>>>     http://krauthammerlab.med.yale.edu
>>>     <http://krauthammerlab.med.yale.edu/>
>>>
>>>     PhD Student
>>>     Tetherless World Constellation
>>>     Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
>>>     mccusj@cs.rpi.edu <mailto:mccusj@cs.rpi.edu>
>>>     http://tw.rpi.edu <http://tw.rpi.edu/>
>>
>

-- 
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, 27 June 2012 09:43:17 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 6 January 2015 21:58:16 UTC