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Re: [dxwg] How to express distributions provided as compressed files

From: Nicholas Car via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 23 Jun 2018 22:47:00 +0000
To: public-dxwg-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-399715445-1529794020-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
I think you're asking a bit much here! If there are a bunch of different things all zipped together (say PDF files, CSV and images), then what are you going to do if you want to communicate the content, provide a list of media types like this: `application/pdf,text/csv,image/png`? 

`dcat:medaType` should be used with a Media Type to indicate the compression types unless the compression type itself doens't have an IANA Media Type (a new BZip format or something) in which case `dct:format` should be used.

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