W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-dxwg-wg@w3.org > September 2018

Re: [dxwg] Distribution definition [RDIDF]

From: Annette Greiner via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 23:55:39 +0000
To: public-dxwg-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-424162941-1537833338-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Uh Oh, thinking this through a bit more, I'm starting to wonder what the difference between a Distribution and a DistributionService would really be. Both deliver a series of TCP packets that become a file when assembled back on the client's system. Both involve downloading something from a URI. One can build a simple REST API by simply posting json files under URIs that show the relationships between them. A REST API does in fact deliver representations of datasets that are transported as files. Hm.

GitHub Notification of comment by agreiner
Please view or discuss this issue at https://github.com/w3c/dxwg/issues/52#issuecomment-424162941 using your GitHub account
Received on Monday, 24 September 2018 23:55:41 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Thursday, 24 March 2022 20:28:24 UTC