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Re: [dxwg] Values for dcterms:conformsTo of instances dcat:DataService (sparql endpoints, for example) (#1211)

From: Karen Coyle via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 20 Feb 2020 15:06:39 +0000
To: public-dxwg-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-589096828-1582211198-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
The intent of dct:conformsTo has to do with "established standards". The full definition is:

"An established standard to which the described resource conforms."

This is where you can say that your resource conforms to ISO 2709 or Oasis-Open "legaldocml-akomantoso". An internal document or application, such as a SHACL file, doesn't really fit this definition. The profiles vocabulary may be better suited to this. I don't see PROF as a substitute for this DC term, but a statement with a different meaning.

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