Quoting John Caron <address@hidden>: > > Recent changes: > > 1) Collections as datasets. Ethan and I think the cleanest way to allow > "collections as datasets" is to allow nested datasets. Collections remain > just groups of datasets. A Collection as a dataset is done as a dataset > with > nested datasets. Nested dataset elements (Joe's meaning #2) should imply > (in > some way we need to clarify better) nested datasets (Joe's meaning #1 and > #3). > This does not quite work for me, unless you allow a catalog to contain exactly one collection or exactly one dataset. Right now the only thredds thing that can be pointed to is a catalog, with the added provision that a catalog with one collection is effectively that collection -- I would like to point to datasets with thredds, which requires either that a catalog can point to a dataset or a collection, or that you extend collection to be isomorphic to dataset. The catalog modification would be preferable. > 6) access element can specify an absolute URL with a serverType -or- a > reletive URL with a serverID. > If you are going to have a base element in service, it is only fair that you have a suffix element, too. Please leave the suffix element in.
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