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From: Herbert Van de Sompel <hvdsomp@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:46:37 -0600
Message-ID: <CAOywMHfg_ftQiJmpby7mHcBhkO40XJMhUbCaFh6a2oU1L9hGUw@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-dwbp-wg@w3.org
Cc: Herbert Van de Sompel <hvdsomp@gmail.com>
Hi all,

With regard to Data versioning
<http://www.w3.org/TR/dwbp/#dataVersioning>, it seems to me it would
be good to take the existence of the Memento protocol (RFC 7089) [1]
into account when temporal versions are considered.

The Memento protocol specifies various approaches to support
recognizing and accessing temporal resource versions, including:
- the Memento-Datetime header used to convey version datetime of a resource
- a so-called TimeMap, which is a list of resource versions.

A simple description of how the Memento protocol relates to resource
versioning is available at [2].

Greetings

Herbert Van de Sompel

[1] http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7089
[2] http://mementoweb.org/guide/howto/


-- 
Herbert Van de Sompel
Digital Library Research & Prototyping
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Research Library
http://public.lanl.gov/herbertv/

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