[rdfweb-dev] foaf:maker vs. dc:creator

Ken MacLeod ken at bitsko.slc.ut.us
Fri Aug 1 20:48:43 UTC 2003


Peter Saint-Andre <stpeter at jabber.org> writes:

> Is there a material difference between foaf:maker and dc:creator?

Dan Brickley and Edd Dumbill explained it to me on #foaf,

  http://ilrt.org/discovery/chatlogs/foaf/2003-07-24#T15-37-27

They mean the same thing but differ in how they represent it (their
domain).  dc:creator can be a literal or sometimes a resource.
foaf:maker is always a resource.

  -- Ken



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