[jsdl-wg] Multicore representation in JSDL

Andreas Savva andreas.savva at jp.fujitsu.com
Mon Jul 23 01:27:51 CDT 2007

[Sorry for the late response.]


This isn't an urgent issue and I agree we should talk more about it, in
the context of Ellen's Information Modeling Architecture paper. A call
or the OGSA F2F might be a good venue for this discussion. Your response
makes me think that I may have the wrong impression of where GLUE 2 is
positioned in that architecture.


Laurence Field wrote:
> I think that we have a chicken and egg situation here.
> Should the Glue schema model what is required by JSDL or should the JSDL
> contain what information is available?
> Personally I feel that this should be user driven and JSDL should define
> what the user is looking for. The Glue Schema should reflect this and
> decide the best way to provide this information.   The user needs to
> understand what are the important attributes about the resource to which
> they have to match. I don't think it is up to the resource provider to
> decide what attributes they think are interesting to be published. This
> should all be use case driven and hence dependent on what the user
> wishes to do.  In any case all this needs to be discussed with both
> groups involved.
> Laurence

Andreas Savva
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd

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