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JSON Schema Validation: A Vocabulary for Structural Validation of JSON

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Austin Wright , Henry Andrews , Ben Hutton
Last updated 2021-06-11 (Latest revision 2020-12-08)
Replaces draft-handrews-json-schema-validation
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JSON Schema (application/schema+json) has several purposes, one of which is JSON instance validation. This document specifies a vocabulary for JSON Schema to describe the meaning of JSON documents, provide hints for user interfaces working with JSON data, and to make assertions about what a valid document must look like.


Austin Wright
Henry Andrews
Ben Hutton

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