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Re: [Moderator Action] Information about user's place of birth to be included in base data schema

From: Lorrie Cranor <lorrie+@cs.cmu.edu>
Date: Thu, 1 Sep 2005 14:09:59 -0400
Message-Id: <091B749A-7113-4DE0-97AD-8EB8B9AD9BE2@cs.cmu.edu>
Cc: "'public-p3p-spec'" <public-p3p-spec@w3.org>
To: Rigo Wenning <rigo@w3.org>

I don't think we should add elements to the base data schema due to  
backwards compatibility.

Note we also do not include passport number, drivers license number,  
and many other things that are probably requested by German e- 
government web sites. It is quite appropriate for someone to create a  
new schema that can be used by all the german e-government web sites.  
Or they can just use categories, which is what most web sites are  
doing anyway.


On Sep 1, 2005, at 1:47 PM, Rigo Wenning wrote:

> This sound like an issue for the base data schema. Apparently the I18N
> group missed something on review ;)
> Giles, is it possible to integrate this into the new BDS?
> Rigo
> ----------  [FYI]  ----------
> Subject: [Moderator Action] Information about user's place of birth to
> be included in base data schema
> Date: Thursday 01 September 2005 17:55
> From: Thomas Kriegelstein <tk4@inf.tu-dresden.de>
> To: public-p3p-spec@w3.org
> Dear authors of the P3Pv1.1,
> I'm impressed by the effort going into the next version of the already
>  useful specification for privacy preferences. Keep up the good work.
> From version 1.0 on I was wondering, why the base data schema did not
>  include the user's birthplace. This information is mandatory at least
>  in Germany for nearly all (official) credentials, like certificates,
>  passport, ID card, drivers license, ...
> Is there any chance to have the user's place of birth included in the
>  base data schema of P3P version 1.1 or will there be a need at least
>  in Germany to always have an additional data schema for e-government
>  applications.
> Best regards,
>   Thomas Kriegelstein
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