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Fwd: Creating Group URIs

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 16 Oct 2016 13:26:55 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKaEYh+uZLOHBuH55LGikfJu94txG8=64vaKaJ5E835hGQXbZw@mail.gmail.com>
To: W3C Credentials Community Group <public-credentials@w3.org>
FYI: This short spec may be interesting to people working with group based
credentials

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From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: 16 October 2016 at 13:20
Subject: Creating Group URIs
To: public-rww <public-rww@w3.org>


It is common when dealing with groups of Agents to want to create a URI to
denote those agents. Yet there is no systematic way to create a URI from a
set of its participants. This simple spec solves the problem by creating a
FOAF Group with members the URIs, canonicalizing it, taking the hash, and
then creating a URI from that hash.

https://solid-live.github.io/specs/groupuris/

My use case is to create group teleconferences using the roll call JS
library [1].  You have two or more participants, and that can uniquely
generate a hash, which is used to create a chat room, uniquely for your
group based in the algorithm above.

Feedback welcome!

[1] https://rollcall.audio/
Received on Sunday, 16 October 2016 11:27:24 UTC

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