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Re: WG Review: Recharter of Hypertext Transfer Protocol Bis (httpbis)

From: Salvatore Loreto <salvatore.loreto@ericsson.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2012 10:04:10 +0200
Message-ID: <4F45F2FA.70000@ericsson.com>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
CC: Stephen Farrell <stephen.farrell@cs.tcd.ie>, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, IETF-Discussion <ietf@ietf.org>, "iesg@ietf.org" <iesg@ietf.org>
On 2/22/12 12:40 AM, Mark Nottingham wrote:
> Also, most of the discussions about authentication and associated problems on the Web are*not*  exclusive to HTTP or even protocol artefacts; they include concerns like UI and human factors, integration into hypertext, etc. As such, what we really need is a "whole of stack" focus on Web authentication; shoving it into this particular WG will, IMO, lead to a predictable failure.
I agree with Mark on this point

/Salvatore
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> Regards,
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> Mark Nottingham
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