Opened 12 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

#241 closed enhancement (fixed)

Component documentation

Reported by: mwindhouwer Owned by: Dieter Van Uytvanck
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: ComponentSchema Version:
Keywords: Cc:

Description

The CMD schema currently only allows documentation of elements. It should also allow to document components. Semantics can be given via ConceptLinks? but documentation of components can be used to provide hints but also to express relationship between elements (and possibly also other components) which can't be expressed in the schema, e.g., if you choose the value 'other' please provide a description of your case. Both ConceptLinks? and documentation are currently optional, which could leave the metadata editor with only the component name to determine what to do ...

Once the CMDI schema accepts documentation for element the ComponentRegistry would need to be update to allow to fill it.

As documentation would be optional there is no breaking of backwards compatibility, so there is no need to wait for CMDI 1.2.

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by Dieter Van Uytvanck

Owner: changed from dietuyt to Dieter Van Uytvanck
Status: newassigned

comment:2 Changed 8 years ago by Twan Goosen

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Fixed as part of CMDI 1.2 (See CMDI 1.2/Specification)

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