ISSUE-43: rename dcat:Distribution to Resource


rename dcat:Distribution to Resource

Raised by:
Fadi Maali
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rename dcat:Distribution to Resource as suggested by Rufus Pollock from OKFN. The renaming also implies relaxing the interpretation of the distribution from an accessible form of a dataset to resources related to the dataset (this will include documentation, examples, etc.)
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  1. Fwd: [datacatalogs] Update re DCAT and catalog spec (from on 2012-10-26)
  2. ISSUE-43 (renameDaDistribution): rename dcat:Distribution to Resource (from on 2012-10-24)

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[28 Feb] This is consistent with CKAN usage; I don't see problems against it other than use of Distribution by early adopters...

John Erickson, 28 Feb 2013, 15:34:31

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