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[dxwg] Basic Geo vocabulary considerations (#970)

From: Linda van den Brink via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 02 Jul 2019 06:46:55 +0000
To: public-dxwg-wg@w3.org
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lvdbrink has just created a new issue for https://github.com/w3c/dxwg:

== Basic Geo vocabulary considerations ==
As raised during the [SDWIG telco last week][1], I would like to caution against using the [Basic Geo][2] vocabulary in DCAT2 for expressing location. As Dan Brickley pointed out to us, it was designed as an exercise and has not had careful review. In the [SDW roadmap][3] we describe this vocabulary as discontinued. 

On the other hand, it is still a widely used property for describing location on the web. 

Perhaps a note of caution in the DCAT2 document would be wise. 

[1]: https://www.w3.org/2019/06/25-sdw-minutes.html#item03
[2]: https://www.w3.org/2003/01/geo/
[3]: https://w3c.github.io/web-roadmaps/sdw/write.html

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