From Provenance WG Wiki
Definition for Concept 'Location'
The Provenance WG charter identifies the concept 'Location' 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 'Location'?
- How do we define the concept 'Location'?
- Where does concept 'Location' appear in ProvenanceExample?
- Which provenance query requires the concept 'Location'?
Proposed Definitions for the Concept 'Location'
Definition by Satya
(interpreting Location as spatial (not temporal) location)
A property describing the spatial characteristics of a process, agent, or resource.
Location entities in ProvenanceExample:
Location - Identifiable geographic place (ISO 19112). As such, there are numerous ways in which location can be specified, such as by a coordinate, address, landmark, row, column, and so forth.