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Re: Position Paper for W3C Workshop on Identity

From: Jeff Sayre <jeff@sayremedia.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Apr 2011 14:34:33 -0700
Message-ID: <b9f5b41203885dab9218a259fd464075.squirrel@webmail.sayremedia.com>
To: "Kingsley Idehen" <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Cc: public-xg-webid@w3.org
Good point regarding being a little more congenial toward OpenID.

> On 4/20/11 4:24 PM, Henry Story wrote:
>> Ok the latest version of the paper for the W3C Browser workshop has been
>> put up here:
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>>    http://bblfish.net/tmp/2011/04/20/
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>> It should be an easy and clear read, and essentially make the point to
>> the browser vendors that they need very little effort to make a big
>> difference and solve a big problem.
>>
>> Henry
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>> Social Web Architect
>> http://bblfish.net/
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> Henry,
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> Very nice!
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> Observations re. diagram:
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> 1. step #2 is missing arrow (inbound) from "resource server" to Bob's
> browser is missing re. authentication challenge
> 2. step #3 is missing arrow (outbound) indicating what happens after
> "OK" button is clicked.
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> Re. OpenID, accentuating OpenID+WebID will help i.e., implying that
> OpenID implementers benefit immediately from WebID. It's less
> politically thorny than implying OpenID is inadequate (even though we
> know it is etc..).
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> Regards,
>
> Kingsley Idehen
> President&  CEO
> OpenLink Software
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