[API-users] Why dataset metrics on type CHECKLIST only?
myrmecocystus at gmail.com
Tue Oct 7 23:50:06 CEST 2014
Thanks again for the help. This helps clarify things.
On Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 2:24 PM, Tim Robertson <trobertson at gbif.org> wrote:
> Hi Scott
> The explanation is that occurrences come from a different backend system.
> There are metrics for occurrence datasets:
> But that page stitches together (client side) results from the occurrence
> metrics api
> Check what the browser is doing to see the API calls (it’s ajax).
> Most occurrence counts you see scattered around GBIF.org web app are
> driven from the occurrence metrics API. It’s very tailored to the
> GBIF.org site, as those metrics are difficult to track - we needed a very
> fast numerical system to follow the indexing traffic in real time.
> I hope this helps,
> On 07 Oct 2014, at 22:38, Scott Chamberlain <myrmecocystus at gmail.com>
> On the dataset metrics page
> http://www.gbif.org/developer/registry#datasetMetrics you describe that
> The dataset metrics API provides metrics for datasets of type CHECKLIST
> Curious why this is?
> Cheers, Scott
> API-users mailing list
> API-users at lists.gbif.org
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the API-users