concept representation/displaying language?
mjg at cacr.caltech.edu
Fri Jun 5 08:13:09 PDT 2009
But "meta.id" would be just as valid a UCD as "meta.ref.ivorn" for
IVORN. Using a semantic descriptor to determine presentation issues is
a dangerous practice.
On Jun 5, 2009, at 8:04 AM, Roy Williams wrote:
> On Wed, 3 Jun 2009, Carlos Rodrigo Blanco wrote:
>>>> In some cases, we have to include in VOTables quantities (params,
>>>> that are not predefined in a protocol or data model or whatever
>>>> (the point is:
>>>> no application will have a precoded way to handle it) I would
>>>> like to be able to tell the client (application) how that
>>>> quantity should be displayed (formated).
> Francois, Mark,
> A very simple trick I have been doing in my applications is to use
> the UCD to determine presentation: if the ucd is "meta.ref.url",
> then the value is known to be a URL link, and treated accordingly.
> Similarly with meta.ref.ivorn.
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