Added language for "compliance" vs "conformance"
authorolyerickson <olyerickson@gmail.com>
Tue, 31 Jan 2012 12:13:26 -0500
changeset 59 feae1e653230
parent 55 196ba719b2ab
child 60 43c832dfbddd
Added language for "compliance" vs "conformance"
dcat/index.html
--- a/dcat/index.html	Tue Jan 31 11:12:17 2012 -0500
+++ b/dcat/index.html	Tue Jan 31 12:13:26 2012 -0500
@@ -96,11 +96,11 @@
   at http://www.w3.org/TR/.</em></p>
   <p>This is the First Public Working Draft of DCAT in W3C's TR space and
   signals its move to the Recommendations Track. DCAT was first
-  developed and published by DERI and enjoys widespread use at the time of
+  developed and published by DERI and has seen widespread adoption at the time of
   this publication. The <a href="http://vocab.deri.ie/dcat">original vocabulary</a>
-  was further developed on the <a href="http://www.w3.org/egov/">eGov Interest Group's wiki</a> before being brought onto the
+  was further developed on the <a href="http://www.w3.org/egov/">eGov Interest Group</a> wiki before being brought onto the
   Recommendation Track by the 
-  <a href="http://www.w3.org/2011/gld/">Governmenet Linked Data Working Group</a>
+  <a href="http://www.w3.org/2011/gld/">Government Linked Data (GLD)</a> Working Group
   which intends for it to become a Recommendation.
   If you wish to make comments regarding this document,
   please send them to <a href="mailto:[email protected]">[email protected]</a>
@@ -196,8 +196,10 @@
 <p>This document does not prescribe any particular method of deploying data expressed in DCAT. DCAT is applicable in many contexts including RDF accessible via SPARQL endpoints, embedded in HTML pages as RDFa, or serialized as e.g. RDF/XML or Turtle. The examples in this document use Turtle simply because of Turtle's readability.</p>
 
 <h2 id="conformance">Conformance</h2>
[email protected]@@ TODO.jse: What goes here? @@@
-
+<ul>
+<li><i>DCAT compliance</i> means that a provider uses a subset of the DCAT vocabulary when publishing catalog and dataset metadata. This is likely to be the common case.</li>
+<li><i>DCAT conformance</i> means that a provider uses the entire DCAT vocabulary when publishing catalog and dataset metadata.</li>
+</ul>
 <h2 id="terminology">Terminology</h2>
 @@@ TODO.jse: What goes here? @@@