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Re: Discogs Linked Data

From: Kurt J <kurtjx@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 3 Jun 2010 18:25:08 -0500
Message-ID: <AANLkTil9V3_Ptt6U0492gw3QaleXVRp5Mo1nLqxdc8-c@mail.gmail.com>
To: mats.gls@gmail.com
Cc: public-lod@w3.org
Hellos

> The main major thing lacking now I think is links[1] to MusicBrainz, and I
> don't think that can be done without a dump. Apart from that, the mappings
> are also incomplete. The ruby code can be found at dataincubator[2].

but plz note the UTF-8 problems in the underlying dump as discussed on
data incubator list here

http://groups.google.com/group/dataincubator/browse_thread/thread/ca527ab20ae68b07/f9a25627c70598ed?lnk=gst&q=discogs#f9a25627c70598ed

i filed a bug report with Discogs website but no one has picked up on it yet.

> 1. http://blog.dbtune.org/post/2007/06/11/Linking-open-data%3A-interlinking-the-Jamendo-and-the-Musicbrainz-datasets

i was gonna do that bug hitting the before mentioned unicode bug in
the dump was as far as i got.

> 2. http://code.google.com/p/dataincubator/source/browse/trunk/#trunk/discogs

and as mentioned before dbpedia links are borked as i previously described here

http://groups.google.com/group/dataincubator/browse_thread/thread/b42dddba0125e646/4a2c2e47e8d1e206?lnk=gst&q=dbpedia+discogs#4a2c2e47e8d1e206

this is a data set i really want too!!!!  somebody know a way around
the unicode problem???

-kurt j
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