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Re: New specs: Web Payments, Web Commerce and Payment Intents

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Feb 2012 19:01:04 +0100
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhJiXd9yeaSPpOzWCNWc9BiNc6XDAicgqG_x3ui2=QpR_g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>, Dan Brickley <danbri@danbri.org>
Cc: Web Payments <public-webpayments@w3.org>
On 1 February 2012 18:56, Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com> wrote:
> On 01/31/12 06:58, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
>>> Web Payments 1.0 ----------------
>>>
>>> The base layer of the PaySwarm architecture; enables the creation
>>> of a monetary transaction between two participants on the Web. This
>>> specification also details data portability and decentralized
>>> settlement for payments.
>>>
>>> http://payswarm.com/specs/ED/web-payments/2012-01-30/
>>
>> The context seems to be a 404
>>
>> http://purl.org/payswarm/v1
>
> That document didn't exist yet because we don't quite know everything
> that should go in there. I have created a placeholder document, so that
> the URL will at least resolve now.
>
> We're a bit torn about using purl.org now that we've found out that it
> doesn't support CORS headers correctly. That is, the 302 re-direct will
> work just fine. However, attempting to access the document via CORS will
> fail, which is not good for browser-based implementations of PaySwarm.
> Hopefully, purl.org will support CORS soon, but if they don't - we'll
> have to switch to somebody that does. I don't think we should link
> directly to the payswarm.com site as we may decide to host the documents
> at W3C eventually.

I believe danbri (cc) has asked purl.org to add CORS

apparently it's not trivial to get CORS headers before a 302

>
> -- manu
>
> --
> Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny)
> President/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
> blog: Web Payments - PaySwarm vs. OpenTransact Shootout
> http://manu.sporny.org/2011/web-payments-comparison/
>
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