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Re: intents broker == user agent ?

From: timeless <timeless@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2011 13:42:35 -0500
Message-ID: <CAACrNNcC5t60_uJiwQ5qw8umBPEbrU+LTixzEEHBt9=iCuhHgg@mail.gmail.com>
To: WebIntents <public-web-intents@w3.org>
On Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 11:14 AM, Jean-Claude Dufourd
<jean-claude.dufourd@telecom-paristech.fr> wrote:
> From the discussion on this list, or the webintents.org site, or the
> chromium design document, I have not found an explicit mention of an intents
> broker entity, the entity that processes intents registrations and requests.
> Possibly the intents broker is assumed to be the user agent.
> Is that the only possibility, or just the most obvious of multiple
> possibilities ?

It's definitely the default. Technically as the google shim shows a
broker could be something else.

It should also be possible for one to have something which acts as a
gateway broker by registering by proxy for other entities.
Received on Wednesday, 23 November 2011 18:43:04 UTC

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