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Re: Contd: A URI(Web ID) for the semantic web community as a foaf:Group

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Fri, 26 Mar 2010 14:25:10 -0400
Message-ID: <4BACFC06.3060007@openlinksw.com>
To: Story Henry <henry.story@bblfish.net>
CC: Tom Heath <tom.heath@talis.com>, "KangHao Lu (Kenny)" <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>, public-lod@w3.org
Story Henry wrote:
> On 26 Mar 2010, at 18:59, Kingsley Idehen wrote:
>
>   
>>> This is how it works:
>>>
>>> 1. New Users open accounts
>>> 2. Edit profile
>>> 3. Click a button that makes an X.509 certificate, exports to browser, and
>>> writes to FOAF space
>>> 4. Member visits any FOAF+SSL or OpenID space on the Web and never has to
>>> present uid/pwd
>>>
>>> For existing members, they simply perform steps 3-4.
>>>
>>>       
>
> You know this, but let me just add that what is needed is for people to
> be able to make their WebId Profile on any other platform, and also be 
> able to log in. :-)  
>
> Henry
>
>
>
>   
No problem.

Actually, at this point in time, people can start from an HTML+RDFa 
document. Remember, during my first pass at this, RDFa wasn't even 
broadly accepted as a low-cost Linked Data propagation vehicle for the 
masses :-)

-- 

Regards,

Kingsley Idehen	      
President & CEO 
OpenLink Software     
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Received on Friday, 26 March 2010 18:25:41 UTC

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