[tdwg-tag] time and space namespaces in Darwin Core

Javier de la Torre jatorre at gmail.com
Mon Aug 9 17:33:19 CEST 2010

>> What I want is to help developers using data. If our data will not correctly
>> get displayed on a map we have an issue.
> Could you just add derived coordinate properties (separate from Darwin
> Core) to your data? Then you could document these properties as
> "mappable as WGS84" and then your developers don't need to worry about
> underlying projection issue.

Well, I dont have data, I mean, I am a developer which is worry that other developers will not get it right, and making the most obvious LatLng properties of DWC not matching current trend is what worries me. This thread actually get started because of this issue.

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