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Definition for Concept 'Time'

ISSUE: http://www.w3.org/2011/prov/track/issues/16

Introduction

The Provenance WG charter identifies the concept 'Time' 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 'Time'?
  • How do we define the concept 'Time'?
  • Where does concept 'Time' appear in ProvenanceExample?
  • Which provenance query requires the concept 'Time'?

Proposed Definitions for the Concept 'Time'

Definition x.y.z.

In standards work in ISO, the W3C, the OGC, OASIS, the IETF, and so on, a profile of ISO 8601 appears to be the normal approach for defining date/time in a model or encoding. Perhaps there is something we can build on from there