OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help

odata message

[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index] | [List Home]

Subject: [OASIS Issue Tracker] Commented: (ODATA-535) Define specialization for terms

    [ http://tools.oasis-open.org/issues/browse/ODATA-535?page=com.atlassian.jira.plugin.system.issuetabpanels:comment-tabpanel&focusedCommentId=34801#action_34801 ] 

Michael Pizzo commented on ODATA-535:

This nearly works, but there may be times when I want to use the schema types directly and other times when I need to apply as annotations.

Take the schema.org case. If I don't already have a schema (i.e., I'm a triple store), I can directly reference schema.org for my type information (in which case, I would need inheritance in the types). BUT,if I already have a schema, then I want to be able to apply the same type information as annotations..

> Define specialization for terms
> -------------------------------
>                 Key: ODATA-535
>                 URL: http://tools.oasis-open.org/issues/browse/ODATA-535
>             Project: OASIS Open Data Protocol (OData) TC
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: OData CSDL
>    Affects Versions: V4.0_CS01
>         Environment: [Proposed]
>            Reporter: Ralf Handl
>             Fix For: V4.0_CSD03
> When merging type terms and value terms we lost the possibility to define terms that are a specialization of other terms, e.g. "developers are also people".
> What we can currently do:
> - define a term Person using complex PersonType
> - define a complex DeveloperType that inherits from PersonType
> - annotate something with term Person and use a record of type DeveloperType
> So someone knowing the term Person will find this term with additional properties defined on the DeveloperType. 
> (If we don't accept ODATA-513 that someone may only find the additional properties and none of the PersonType properties.)

This message is automatically generated by JIRA.
If you think it was sent incorrectly contact one of the administrators: http://tools.oasis-open.org/issues/secure/Administrators.jspa
For more information on JIRA, see: http://www.atlassian.com/software/jira


[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index] | [List Home]