Interop DC&P program
norman at astro.gla.ac.uk
Thu May 5 05:20:39 PDT 2011
Alberto and all, hello.
On 2011 May 4, at 22:23, Alberto Accomazzi wrote:
> Related to this, I would suggest a presentation on the document that Norman Gray has authored on the use of long-term URIs in astronomy and a discussion on whether the IVOA should do anything to endorse solutions or best practices related to this.
I'd be delighted to give such a presentation. I'll make sure to leave plenty of time for discussion, because I think that's mostly what's needed at this point.
The document I produced is at <http://www.astro.gla.ac.uk/users/norman/ivoa/long-term-uris.html>. It's incomplete, and spends more time discussing the problem than on the (unfortunately multiple) available solutions. For interest, there are two very useful summaries of persistent identifiers at:
See you in Naples. All the best,
Norman Gray : http://nxg.me.uk
Dept Physics and Astronomy, University of Glasgow, UK
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