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Re: Relationship of DCAT revision and profiles

From: Karen Coyle <kcoyle@kcoyle.net>
Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 16:39:11 +0200
To: david.browning@thomsonreuters.com, rob@metalinkage.com.au, public-dxwg-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <62968015-b152-e1b3-a248-23139040eb64@kcoyle.net>
Thank you, Dave. This is a good solution. For anyone with ideas about
this, please look at the F2F4 document [1] where there is a place to log
any ideas (they don't have to be well-formed!) of things we could
conceivable cover during those two days.

kc
[1] https://www.w3.org/2017/dxwg/wiki/F2f4

On 9/26/18 10:07 AM, david.browning@thomsonreuters.com wrote:
> I plan to make sure that all comments on the WD are either addressed
> before publication or logged in issues. 
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> Certainly the text here risks  confusing the reader so I’d want to fix
> that before publication, leaving open the topic of whether the DCAT spec
> should  provide anything about DCAT profiles specifically (for example
> as in Issue #114 talking about a DCAT 2014 profile).  We can talk about
> that and any other specifically DCAT/profile stuff at F2F4
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> *From:*Rob Atkinson [mailto:rob@metalinkage.com.au]
> *Sent:* 25 September 2018 22:56
> *To:* Karen Coyle
> *Cc:* Dataset Exchange Working Group
> *Subject:* Re: Relationship of DCAT revision and profiles
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> this should be put in into the issue? (anyway +1)
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> On Wed, 26 Sep 2018 at 00:31, Karen Coyle <kcoyle@kcoyle.net
> <mailto:kcoyle@kcoyle.net>> wrote:
> 
>     I apologize that I missed this in my earlier review of the document. The
>     DCAT draft says:
> 
>     "Issue 72
> 
>     DCAT provides a generic metadata vocabulary for cataloguing datasets.
>     Profiles of DCAT are required for specific applications and disciplines.
>     Providing a model and formalization for DCAT profiles is planned to be
>     an important part of this revision. Also see Issue #73, Issue #74, Issue
>     #75."[1]
> 
>     Two things about this:
> 
>     1) The issues cited here have been generally considered to be relevant
>     to the profile guidance document, not the DCAT revision. Issue 72 has
>     the label DCAT but that issue does not seem to have been revisited much
>     since it was created. Issue #75 has been closed.
> 
>     2) I believe that we determined, with the help of Phil Archer, who
>     authored the charter, that the profiles guidance is not intended to be
>     guidance for DCAT profiles but for profiles in general, so a promise of
>     a "formalization for DCAT profiles" isn't what we'll deliver.
> 
>     Therefore, it would seem that this section (12 in the current document)
>     should point to the (future) profile guidance document and not state
>     that "formalization for DCAT profiles is planned". There may be other
>     useful things to say her about DCAT and profiles; we can add that to the
>     agenda for the F2F where we intend to review (and solidify) the
>     relationships between the deliverables.
> 
>     [1] https://w3c.github.io/dxwg/dcat/#profiles
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