Ontology versionInfo

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Back to Semantic Sensor Network Ontology.

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE HAVE RESOLVED THIS DURING CALL 28-02-16

Please do not modify options, but create some new ones instead.

Option 1: skos:historyNote

ssnx:

<http://purl.oclc.org/NET/ssnx/ssn> skos:historyNote """This ontology was developed by the W3C Semantic Sensor Networks Incubator Group (SSN-XG).
The concepts and structure of the ontology were discussed in the group's meetings and on the mailing list.
For more information on the group's activities see: http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/ssn/"""@en .

sosa:

sosa: skos:historyNote """This version is based on the horizontal/vertical modularization proposed in the W3C/OGC Spatial Data on the Web Working Group: http://w3c.github.io/sdw/ssn/#modularisation"""@en ;

Pull request https://github.com/w3c/sdw/pull/568 implements this proposal in directory *integrated*

pro

  • like in sosa

cons

  • different from old ssn
  • skos:historyNote has a different meaning.

Option 2: dcterms:source, with same content

ssnx:

<http://purl.oclc.org/NET/ssnx/ssn> dcterms:source """This ontology was developed by the W3C Semantic Sensor Networks Incubator Group (SSN-XG).
The concepts and structure of the ontology were discussed in the group's meetings and on the mailing list.
For more information on the group's activities see: http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/ssn/"""@en .

sosa:

sosa: dcterms:source """This version is based on the horizontal/vertical modularization proposed in the W3C/OGC Spatial Data on the Web Working Group: http://w3c.github.io/sdw/ssn/#modularisation"""@en ;


cons

  • Should be used on terms, and not on ontologies

Option 3: owl:versionInfo, with same content

UPDATE (28-02-17): voted on and accepted in SSN. No decision taken for SOSA.

ssnx:

<http://purl.oclc.org/NET/ssnx/ssn> owl:versionInfo """This ontology was developed by the W3C Semantic Sensor Networks Incubator Group (SSN-XG).
The concepts and structure of the ontology were discussed in the group's meetings and on the mailing list.
For more information on the group's activities see: http://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/ssn/"""@en .

sosa:

sosa: owl:versionInfo """This version is based on the horizontal/vertical modularization proposed in the W3C/OGC Spatial Data on the Web Working Group: http://w3c.github.io/sdw/ssn/#modularisation"""@en ;


pro

  • Exactly the right semantics we are looking for