[Modeling] Modeling an Agent Class- register your opinion

Paola Turci turci@ce.unipr.it
Wed, 18 Jun 2003 11:31:05 +0200 (CEST)

Hi Gerd,

Very interesting question!
Unfortunately I am away on business and I have only time to write very
short email.
I think that your mail deserves attention and a well thought out answer.
I will be back to you next week.


>> I think that AgentClass could be an unfortunate choice. Actually, for
>> now I have no a good proposal, however since I think that it would be
>> better to extend Classifier, maybe a more appropriate choice could be
>> AgentClassifier.
> Why should this make sense? Classifier is an auxiliary technical term
> to have a generalization of Class, Association, AssociationClass,
> DataType and some other things. Your proposal seems to suggest that
> there is, likewise, a reason to generalize similar things for agents.
> But there is no "AgentAssociation", "AgentDataType" and the like.
> -Gerd