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Re: Dublin Core 'available' date range

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2004 21:23:23 -0400 (EDT)
To: kurt.godden@gm.com
Cc: www-rdf-interest@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.55.0407262120150.1947@homer.w3.org>

You could model its availability as an event with a start and end time using
the RDF/iCal work - http://www.w3.org/2002/12/cal/

Although it is hard to say if this is the same as what dublin core thinks a
single date might be. If it doesn't, it probably should. Time being a
continuum (at least as far as we measure it) any date or time represents a



On Mon, 26 Jul 2004 kurt.godden@gm.com wrote:

>Dublin Core describes 'available' as a "Date (often a range) that the
>resource will become or did become available."
>I have been unable to find an example or description of how a date RANGE is
>appropriately represented in RDF XML.  Anyone know?
>Kurt Godden
>GM Technical Fellow
>GM R&D, Warren, MI
>ph: 586-986-0445; em: kurt.godden@gm.com
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