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Re: ISSUE-80: We need a definition of "dataset"

From: Makx Dekkers <mail@makxdekkers.com>
Date: Fri, 7 Nov 2014 21:09:23 +0100
Message-ID: <CAKckEu6T4VZjHTbZjY0f8hYUAWcDb57vzzwyAtR4fSY_OLS0Dg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Steven Adler <adler1@us.ibm.com>
Cc: Phil Archer <phila@w3.org>, Public DWBP WG <public-dwbp-wg@w3.org>
My opinion is that we should not try to redefine what's already
well-defined, unless we have a use case that absolutely needs the wider
definition. If not, let's stick with the DCAT one.

Makx
Op 7 nov. 2014 20:07 schreef "Steven Adler" <adler1@us.ibm.com>:

> Phil,
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> I wasn't privy to the last definition and am 95% fine with the current
> one.  But it does feels a little narrow to me.  What about:
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> A collection of data, published or curated by one or more agents, and
> available for access, use, or download in one or more formats.
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> Best Regards,
>
> Steve
>
> Motto: "Do First, Think, Do it Again"
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> [image: Inactive hide details for Phil Archer ---11/07/2014 10:10:03
> AM---I tried to word the issue relatively objectively just now in]Phil
> Archer ---11/07/2014 10:10:03 AM---I tried to word the issue relatively
> objectively just now in tracker,  allowing for the possibility
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>    From:
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> Phil Archer <phila@w3.org>
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>    To:
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> Data on the Web Best Practices Working Group <public-dwbp-wg@w3.org>
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>    Date:
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> 11/07/2014 10:10 AM
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>    Subject:
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> Re: ISSUE-80: We need a definition of "dataset"
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> I tried to word the issue relatively objectively just now in tracker,
> allowing for the possibility of the WG to come up with a definition of
> 'dataset' other than that in DCAT. More subjectively, I would personally
> be very opposed to any such redefinition unless there were very strong
> arguments for doing so.
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> Phil.
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> On 07/11/2014 14:25, Data on the Web Best Practices Working Group Issue
> Tracker wrote:
> > ISSUE-80: We need a definition of "dataset"
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> > http://www.w3.org/2013/dwbp/track/issues/80
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> > Raised by:
> > On product:
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> Phil Archer
> W3C Data Activity Lead
> http://www.w3.org/2013/data/
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> http://philarcher.org
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