[Story] Add a new datatype for MatrixValue
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A MatrixValue data type was suggested, that could be used to present transformation matrices, symmetry operators, tensors etc.

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thiemowmde changed the title from "Addition of MatrixValue data type" to "[Task] Addition of MatrixValue data type".Aug 27 2015, 3:36 PM
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Is this a request to just add MatrixValue to the DataValues component, or is it also a request to add a matrix data type to Wikibase (which would use MatrixValue to represent values)?

Is this a request to just add MatrixValue to the DataValues component, or is it also a request to add a matrix data type to Wikibase (which would use MatrixValue to represent values)?

Yes, it's a request to add MatrixValue to the DataValues and to add matrix data type to Wikibase, using the MatrixValue for representation.

Izno added a subscriber: Izno.Jun 3 2016, 5:31 PM

How is this valuable above and beyond FormulaValue?