On 1/23/15 4:18 PM, Mark Baker wrote:
>> but beyond that you would still need a way to
>> >determine which of the many "Ken Smith"s to use, if any. Some smarts are
>> >needed to, for example, check that the dates are possible, that the domain
>> >is similar, and so forth to rank them appropriately. Then it would need to
>> >present the known information about the people to the cataloguer so they can
>> >select one, or create a new entry.
> That does seem a valuable path forward. Pull requests gratefully
> accepted (or fork away!)
Wish I could fork, but ...
author names alone are pretty much useless . There's no reason why
additional information can't be provided to give the cataloger some
grounds for selection.  And we should be doing the same for users.
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