NAME

MOSES::MOBY::Def::Namespace - a definition of a BioMoby Namespace

SYNOPSIS

 use MOSES::MOBY::Def::Namespace;

 # create a new BioMoby namespace definition
 my $namespace = new MOSES::MOBY::Def::Namespace
    ( name         => 'NCGR',
      authority    => 'generationcp.org',
      email        => 'yes@no',
      description  => 'This is a namespace that...',
    );

 # get an LSID of a namespace
 print $namespace->lsid;

 # get the namespace details as a string
 print $namespace->toString;
        
 # get the namespace as a string of XML
 # (same format used to register the namespace)
 my $xml = $namespace->toXML->toString (1);

DESCRIPTION

This module contains a definition of a BioMoby Namespace. With this module, you can create a namespace, set its details and then use the output from toXML to register this namespace with a mobycentral registry.

AUTHORS

 Edward Kawas (edward.kawas [at] gmail [dot] com)
 Martin Senger (martin.senger [at] gmail [dot] com)

ACCESSIBLE ATTRIBUTES

Details are in MOSES::MOBY::Base. Here just a list of them:

name
authority
email
description
lsid

SUBROUTINES