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Re: [Term] /MedTerms PURL registered

From: Trish Whetzel <plwhetzel@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2009 12:38:47 -0800
Message-ID: <139835960901261238x74d4b25dibccfa69e74d7dc7@mail.gmail.com>
To: Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Cc: "Eric Prud'hommeaux" <eric@w3.org>, "John F. Madden" <john.madden@duke.edu>, public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org
There is a prototype PURL server set-up at the National Center for
Biomedical Ontology (NCBO) at: http://purl.bioontology.org. The NCBO is
working with others, Science Commons and the HCLSIG, to flesh out how
exactly to use it.

Cheers,
Trish

Outreach Coordinator
The National Center for Biomedical Ontology
Ph: 650-721-2378
http://www.bioontology.org


On Mon, Jan 26, 2009 at 9:24 AM, Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org> wrote:

>
> On 26/1/09 18:18, Eric Prud'hommeaux wrote:
>
>> I registered the top-level PURL /MedTerms and tried a little test:
>>   PURL                    http://purl.oclc.org/MedTerms/test
>>   URL
>> http://esw.w3.org/topic/HCLSIG/Terminology/MappingHealthCareTerminologyToOWL
>>   Maintainer(s)           ERICPRUD
>> The redirect works.
>>
>
> Do you consider it case sensitive?
>
> http://purl.oclc.org/medterms/test also seems to work, and is easier to
> communicate, since you can just say/remember "everything is lower case". For
> that matter, http://purl.org/medterms/test does the job; I believe
> purl.org is still run by OCLC, but they could conceivably hand it off to
> others in the future.
>
> cheers,
>
> Dan
>
> --
> http://danbri.org/
>
>
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