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Re: New "Goals" (use-cases) - Is your use-case there, accurately described?

From: David Dahl <ddahl@mozilla.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Dec 2011 06:49:10 -0800 (PST)
To: Harry Halpin <hhalpin@w3.org>
Cc: public-identity@w3.org
Message-ID: <192404923.39950.1323442150944.JavaMail.root@zimbra1.shared.sjc1.mozilla.com>
Harry:

The "messaging" use case is a really big deal - this is the singular use case that I had in mind when creating DOMCrypt. This kind of functionality will make it possible for web developers to easily devise all kinds of new, more secure communications tools on the web.

Cheers,

David

----- Original Message -----
> From: "Harry Halpin" <hhalpin@w3.org>
> To: public-identity@w3.org
> Sent: Friday, December 9, 2011 6:54:55 AM
> Subject: New "Goals" (use-cases) - Is your use-case there, accurately described?
> I have to admit I'm disappointed that we haven't had more good
> use-cases
> come up on the mailing list, and while lots of people have discussed
> particular features, very few people have discussed use-cases. Note
> that
> without use-cases, we will start withdrawing features. Here's the
> current list [1].
> 
> I've done my best with the fairly small bits of text I've gotten to
> craft some use-cases. Please inspect and make sure the wording is
> right,
> and suggest to add/remove use-cases and connect the use-cases to
> actual
> features.
> 
> Also note that we will send this charter to AC review now *after*
> Christmas break. We could have done it earlier had people been a bit
> more focused on the mailing list :)
> 
> cheers,
> harry
> 
> [1] http://www.w3.org/2011/11/webcryptography-charter.html#goals
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