RE: Standard DTDs/Templates
Here's a pdf paper describing international efforts to develop and standardize. It is from 2002, lots of resources discussed, and a link (needs password, sorry) to the Marine Environmental Data (MEDI) DTD. It look like a good starting point if you can follow up on the metadata research these organizations have done in the past few years. http://www.jodc.go.jp/info/ioc_doc/Other/C1202.pdf Ned Bedinger doc@e... > -------- Original Message -------- > Subject: Re: Standard DTDs/Templates > From: Mitch Amiano <mitch.amiano@a...> > Date: Fri, June 16, 2006 11:59 am > To: Parang Saraf <parang.saraf@g...> > Cc: xml-dev@l... > > Perhaps there are other standards bodies that deal with this, but here > is a starting point. > A quick Google turned up US Government activity in this area. > http://geology.usgs.gov/tools/metadata/standard/metadata.html > > Parang Saraf wrote: > > Hey, > > > > I am relatively new in the XML field. I am designing a database for a > > project on the events recorded from oceans. > > > > Someone told me that there is an international agency that has defined > > some standard DTDs/Templates for XML and one should design the > > database according to them. My database is storing information > > obtained from buoys located at the Gulf of Maine and the information > > is like salanity at different depths, wind speed and direction, > > pressure at different depths etc. > > > > I did some google searching but was not able to find anything related > > to this. It would be a great help if you could provide me with a link > > to the site where they store such information or the name of the > > agency or something helpful. > > > > Thanks and Regards > > Parang Saraf > > parang.saraf@g... <mailto:parang.saraf@g...> > > > ----------------------------------------------------------------- > The xml-dev list is sponsored by XML.org <http://www.xml.org>, an > initiative of OASIS <http://www.oasis-open.org> > > The list archives are at http://lists.xml.org/archives/xml-dev/ > > To subscribe or unsubscribe from this list use the subscription > manager: <http://www.oasis-open.org/mlmanage/index.php>
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