[foaf-dev] [pedantic-web] FOAF and dcterms:creator/dcterms:Agent

Dan Brickley danbri at danbri.org
Tue Feb 23 22:11:58 CET 2010

On Tue, Feb 23, 2010 at 9:47 PM, Hogan, Aidan <aidan.hogan at deri.org> wrote:
> Hey folks,
> So, I just noted in the new version of FOAF that you relate foaf:maker
> to dcterms:creator using owl:equivalentProperty. This seems contrary to
> precedent elsewhere in the specification, where you use
> subclass/subproperty relations to relate local terms with external
> terms.

Hi there,

They mean the same thing. They are true under the same conditions. The
equivalentProperty claim merely documents that. Nobody is forcing
anyone to create triples! Honestly :)


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