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Re: "geo:" URIs

From: Jens de Smit <jens@layar.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2011 14:32:17 +0200
Message-ID: <BANLkTinuZw4ALTLACuau6VVPNdszo6OSdg@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-poiwg@w3c.org
> What about non-WGS84 CRSs, so that the schema is a) future-proof and
> b) capable of expressing PoIs on other bodies, such as  the Moon or
> Mars?

Both GML and RFC5870 allow for specifying a different CRS. I don't
know if there is an interstellar CRS yet, but the great thing is that
we do not have to come up with it because we can use any CRS we want.

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Jens de Smit
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Received on Tuesday, 28 June 2011 12:33:03 UTC

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