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Re: WebSocket + YASMIN = Viable REST Replacement

From: Timothy Holborn <timothy.holborn@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Jan 2017 09:58:10 +0000
Message-ID: <CAM1Sok3FPYL9gVM=YChrqyfFWVZ=kF8Hp9fri1BG7GBv5Zb4vg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>, W3C Credentials Community Group <public-credentials@w3.org>
The @context makes it RDF as far as I'm aware?

Non quantum restistant crypto is either stupid or intentional.  Given how
society finds things, who knows.

On Fri., 27 Jan. 2017, 8:52 pm Anders Rundgren, <
anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com> wrote:

> On 2017-01-27 10:12, Timothy Holborn wrote:
> > Alongside stupid:
> https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elliptic_curve_cryptography#Quantum_computing_attacks
>
> You claim that this is a [very?] bad idea and/or that it is already done,
> right?
>
> Well...
>
> Elliptic curves is the current NIST standard for asymmetric cryptography.
> It will (in due time) be replaced by something else which hopefully be a
> simple upgrade of existing systems including YASMIN.
>
> YASMIN is not JSON-LD but it could host JSON-LD including signed JSON-LD.
>
> WebSocket has nothing to do with RDF or JSON, it is this context primarily
> a challenger to REST and HTTP.
>
> Anders
>
> >
> >
> > On Fri., 27 Jan. 2017, 8:08 pm Timothy Holborn, <
> timothy.holborn@gmail.com <mailto:timothy.holborn@gmail.com>> wrote:
> >
> >     Looks like RDF[4] dressed up to look like a new opportunity.
> >
> >     [4] https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/JSON-LD
> >
> >
> >     On Fri., 27 Jan. 2017, 7:44 pm Anders Rundgren, <
> anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com <mailto:anders.rundgren.net@gmail.com>>
> wrote:
> >
> >         WebSocket [1] is claimed to be the most efficient communication
> method for interactive Web applications.
> >
> >         REST [2] is essentially incompatible with WebSocket although
> some people try to merge them.
> >         That's IMO fairly pointless, since they are building on
> different concepts.
> >
> >         YASMIN [3], OTOH was *designed from scratch* to support both
> event-based communication like WebSocket and postMessage(), as well as
> traditional request/response schemes.
> >
> >         Anders
> >
> >         1] https://tools.ietf.org/rfc/rfc6455.txt
> >
> >         2] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Representational_state_transfer
> >              https://cyberphone.github.io/doc/web/REST-in-peace.html
> >
> >         3] https://cyberphone.github.io/doc/web/yasmin.html
> >
> >
> >
>
>
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