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Re: DCAT Last Call issues: definition of Dataset -- availability

From: Richard Cyganiak <richard@cyganiak.de>
Date: Tue, 26 Mar 2013 13:49:33 +0000
Cc: "'Public GLD WG'" <public-gld-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <015A7820-0FCD-4B0F-9D96-85BF5DBABCDD@cyganiak.de>
To: "Makx Dekkers" <makx@makxdekkers.com>
On 26 Mar 2013, at 13:35, "Makx Dekkers" <makx@makxdekkers.com> wrote:
> In case a distribution is not accessible on the Web (e.g. the file is on
> a DVD) would the information on how to get it then be provided on the
> landing page (which could be an order form)?

Yes, that would be reasonable.

Richard



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> Makx.
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> Makx Dekkers
> makx@makxdekkers.com
> +34 639 26 11 46
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>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Richard Cyganiak [mailto:richard@cyganiak.de]
>> Sent: Monday, March 25, 2013 6:52 PM
>> To: Makx Dekkers
>> Cc: Public GLD WG
>> Subject: Re: DCAT Last Call issues: definition of Dataset --
>> availability
>> 
>> On 25 Mar 2013, at 16:03, "Makx Dekkers" <makx@makxdekkers.com> wrote:
>>> The definition of a Dataset says that it is (must be?) "available
>> for access or download".
>>> 
>>> Does this imply that a dcat:Dataset must at least have one
>> Distribution on the Web?
>> 
>> No. There are other forms of access than the Web.
>> 
>> Best,
>> Richard
>> 
>> 
>> 
>>> If so, maybe this needs to be made explicit.
>>> 
>>> Makx.
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Makx Dekkers
>>> makx@makxdekkers.com
>>> +34 639 26 11 46
>>> 
>>> 
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