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Re: PROV-ISSUE-574 (primer-figure): Update primer overview figure [Primer]

From: Luc Moreau <l.moreau@ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 16 Oct 2012 23:26:39 +0100
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Hi Simon,
Isn't it strange to drop wasDerivedFrom from this picture?

On 16/10/12 18:53, Provenance Working Group Issue Tracker wrote:
> PROV-ISSUE-574 (primer-figure): Update primer overview figure [Primer]
> http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/574
> Raised by: Simon Miles
> On product: Primer
> Paul: "At the last call, we decided that for reasons of consistency the upper
> case names in the figure were just weird. The group suggested you use
> the prove-o figure from the starting points modified to remove the
> start and end time bits."
> Simon: "I suggest that I go further and remove some other relations from the figure: wasInformedBy, wasDerivedFrom and actedOnBehalfOf. This is because, first, the primer does not illustrate the use of wasInformedBy, so it is odd to have in the figure and, second, I think this first figure in the primer should be as simple as possible while giving an intuitive context.
> The figure would then show: Agent, Entity, Activity, wasGeneratedBy, used, wasAssociatedWith, wasAttributedTo. I think this is enough to give readers a broad starting idea of where we're coming from."

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