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Re: RDF Community Directory for My Regions, Australia

From: David Wood <david@3roundstones.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2011 13:07:02 -0500
Cc: Phil Archer <phila@w3.org>, "team-gld-chairs@w3.org" <team-gld-chairs@w3.org>, Gannon Dick <gannon_dick@yahoo.com>, "public-lod@w3.org community" <public-lod@w3.org>, "eGov IG (Public)" <public-egov-ig@w3.org>
Message-Id: <B5B500C9-A8D5-468D-B771-DD2269453DCA@3roundstones.com>
To: Bernadette Hyland-Wood <bhyland@3roundstones.com>
Hi all,

Federated search is one answer, but the humble hyperlink is another.  We should the Web.  It is pretty cool.

Regards,
Dave




On Nov 15, 2011, at 12:39, Bernadette Hyland-Wood wrote:

> Hi Phil,
> Are you asking whether different instances of a Community Directory can search one another? If so, the answer is yes when Callimachus supports federation, which is on the roadmap but not yet scheduled.  The data is all in RDF.  
> 
> Hope that answers your question.
> 
> Bernadette Hyland
> 
> On Nov 15, 2011, at 7:01 AM, Phil Archer wrote:
> 
>> @Bernadette - Gannon's question raises one I had in mind.
>> 
>> If separate directories are created using Callimachus, can they be linked so that each has access to the other? At least in theory if not (yet) in practice?
>> 
>> Phil
>> 
>> On 12/11/2011 18:12, Gannon Dick wrote:
>>> 
>>> 
>>> This project [1] has almost identical goals as the W3C Linked Data Community Directory. The difference is that all potential communities have been identified (and are not too numerous to list in HTML).
>>> 
>>> A Regional Directory for Australia is at [2].  Whatever modifications are necessary to integrate the W3C Linked Data Community Directory into the Callimachus [3] Platform would be nearly identical.
>>> 
>>> --Gannon
>>> 
>>> [1] http://www.myregion.gov.au/
>>> [2] http://www.rustprivacy.org/2011/phase/gld/au/
>>> [3] Callimachus: http://callimachusproject.org
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: Bernadette Hyland<bhyland@3roundstones.com>
>>> To: Gannon Dick<gannon_dick@yahoo.com>
>>> Cc: "team-gld-chairs@w3.org"<team-gld-chairs@w3.org>; "public-lod@w3.org community"<public-lod@w3.org>; eGov IG (Public)<public-egov-ig@w3.org>
>>> Sent: Friday, November 11, 2011 4:23 PM
>>> Subject: Re: W3C Linked Data Community Directory
>>> 
>>> 
>> 
>> -- 
>> 
>> 
>> Phil Archer
>> W3C eGovernment
>> http://www.w3.org/egov/
>> 
>> http://philarcher.org
>> +44 (0)7887 767755
>> @philarcher1
>> 
> 
> 
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