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> However, couldn't you just XSLT the information out of an appropriate
> record metadata schema that included at least the oai header metadata?
MARC records don't include datestamps down to the day, much less minutes
and seconds, so that data can't be used to generate the OAI header.
> After the discussion, I'm not averse to the schema in the param, but
> would you have the schema in the explain information in such a way as
> make it clear it was a metadata schema for use with the extension, not
> regular schema? And vice versa, that you couldn't request the
> in MarcXML, even tho it's a schema in the explain response?
Why make the distinction? I could just as easily ask for the record in
the OAIHeader schema and have the data also returned as extraRecordData
in the MarcXML schema.