[OSGeo-Standards] OGC XML schemas and FOSS4G software distribution
tomkralidis at gmail.com
Fri Feb 6 08:43:02 PST 2015
Hi all: great blogpost by Jody at
inspired by IRC discussion around pycsw OSGeo Incubation.
In a nutshell, pycsw inclusion in DebianGIS had issues given the fact
that we have the OGC Schemas baked in the codebase as part of the
In the pycsw case we use the schemas in realtime when validating
requests. This is a huge benefit because we let (in this case
lxml->libxml2) do the validation instead of implementing this
At the same time, getting onto DebianGIS is of value for packaging and
How do other packages deal with this? Are there options for bundling
the OGC schemas outside of the codebase? Is there opportunity to
clarify the ambiguities?
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