[Ex-plain] Latest DTD (was ZIG) -- dateModified

Matthew Dovey matthew.dovey at las.ox.ac.uk
Wed Mar 20 19:29:02 CET 2002


The WebClarity Explain XML (see
http://www.webclarity.info/whitepapers/registry_white.pdf) has the
following:

Record-source
Date-Created
Date-Verified
Date-Last-Modified.

Matthew

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Sebastian Hammer [mailto:quinn at indexdata.dk] 
> Sent: 20 March 2002 18:21
> To: Robert Sanderson; ex-plain at indexdata.dk
> Subject: Re: [Ex-plain] Latest DTD (was ZIG) -- dateModified
> 
> 
> 
> I would like to have a "dateModified" element in the 
> metaData, to support 
> cache-based aggregation (ie. in a Z39.50 server I would like 
> to be able to 
> search for all records modified since timestamp X).
> 
> --Sebastian
> 
> At 17:04 20-03-2002 +0000, you wrote:
> 
> > > >Here's the current DTD, I think :)
> >
> > > I think it would be preferable to have a URL field, where you can 
> > > give the URL to the organization hosting the server and a note 
> > > field, where you can inform about daily shutdowns of the 
> database or 
> > > who to contact in order to get a user name and password to the 
> > > database.
> >
> >The URL field hasn't been included yet, but the rest are in 
> the latest 
> >version.  Rather than spamming the list with repeated updates 
> >containing mostly the same text, the DTD and sample records 
> have been 
> >put on the
> >website:  explain.z3950.org
> >
> >
> > > I am not sure if it should be here, but it would be nice to 
> > > somewhere
> > have,
> > > a  fields for authentication. The fields should contain group id, 
> > > user
> > name
> > > and password for the case where you have a database with 
> anonymous 
> > > access but also a field where you can state if authentication is 
> > > required or not (true/false).
> >
> >The field for whether authentication is required is already present, 
> >but what would be the point in including the password and 
> such like in 
> >a publically accessable record? :)
> >
> >Rob
> >
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