updating accessURL description
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 16:16:43 +1100
changeset 611 b390f5a17a64
parent 610 976fb0422f5a
child 612 c9c693c05984
updating accessURL description
--- a/dcat/index.html	Wed Oct 30 14:46:14 2013 +1100
+++ b/dcat/index.html	Wed Oct 30 16:16:43 2013 +1100
@@ -175,7 +175,6 @@
        dct:issued "2011-12-05"^^xsd:date ;
        dct:modified "2011-12-05"^^xsd:date ;
        dcat:contactPoint <http://example.org/transparency-office/contact> ;
-       dct:accrualPeriodicity <http://purl.org/cld/freq/annual> ;
        dct:temporal <http://reference.data.gov.uk/id/quarter/2006-Q1> ;
        dct:spatial <http://www.geonames.org/6695072> ;
        dct:publisher :finance-ministry ;
@@ -926,14 +925,19 @@
 <table class="definition">
   <thead><tr><th>RDF Property:</th><th><a href="http://www.w3.org/ns/dcat#accessURL">dcat:accessURL</a></th></tr></thead>
-    <tr><td  class="prop">Definition:</td><td>Could be any kind of URL that gives access to a distribution of the dataset. E.g. landing page, download, feed URL, 
-SPARQL endpoint. Use when your catalog does not have information on which it is or when it is definitely not a download.</td></tr>
+    <tr><td  class="prop">Definition:</td><td>A landing page, feed, SPARQL endpoint or other type of resource that gives access to the distribution of the dataset</td></tr>
     <tr><td class="prop">Range:</td><td><a href="http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Resource">rdfs:Resource</a></td></tr>
-    <tr><td class="prop">Usage note:</td><td><ul> <li>the value is a URL.</li>
+    <tr><td class="prop">Usage note:</td><td>
+    <ul>
+    <li>
+    Use accessURL, and not downloadURL, when it is definitely not a download or when you are not sure whether it is.
+    </li>
     If the distribution(s) are accessible only through a landing page 
     (i.e. direct download URLs are not known), then the landing page link SHOULD be duplicated as accessURL on a distribution. (see <a href="#example-landing-page">example 4.4</a>)
-    </li></ul>
+    </li>
+    </ul>
     <tr><td class="prop">See also</td><td><a href="#Property:distribution_downloadurl">distribution download URL</a></td></tr>
@@ -945,10 +949,9 @@
 <table class="definition">
   <thead><tr><th>RDF Property:</th><th><a href="http://www.w3.org/ns/dcat#downloadURL">dcat:downloadURL</a></th></tr></thead>
-    <tr><td  class="prop">Definition:</td><td>This is a direct link to a downloadable file in a given format. E.g. CSV file or RDF file. 
-The format is described by the distribution's dc:format and/or dcat:mediaType</td></tr>
+    <tr><td  class="prop">Definition:</td><td>A file that contains the distribution of the dataset in a given format</td></tr>
     <tr><td class="prop">Range:</td><td><a href="http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Resource">rdfs:Resource</a></td></tr>
-    <tr><td class="prop">Usage note:</td><td>the value is a URL.</td></tr>
     <tr><td class="prop">See also</td><td><a href="#Property:distribution_accessurl">distribution access URL</a></td></tr>
@@ -1043,6 +1046,13 @@
 <section id="change-history" class="appendix">
 <h2>Change history</h2>
+<p> Changes since <a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/2013/WD-vocab-dcat-20130801/"> the second W3C Last Call working Draft 01 August 2013</a>: </p>
+<li> Section 4.1: the provided example is extended with example usage of properties dct:spatial, dct:temporal and dcat:contactPoint</li>
+<li>Section 5.4 Property: access URL; definition and usage note texts clarified</li>
+<li>Section 5.4 Property: download URL; usage note saying "this value is a URL" is removed as it is confusing given that the range is rdfs:Resource  </li>
 <p> Changes since <a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/2013/WD-vocab-dcat-20130312/">W3C Last Call working Draft 12 March 2013</a>: </p>
 <li> Section 4: diagram updated with new properties</li>