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Re: [foaf-protocols] Definition of WebID?

From: Nathan <nathan@webr3.org>
Date: Wed, 09 Feb 2011 01:19:02 +0000
Message-ID: <4D51EB86.7090701@webr3.org>
To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
CC: Daniel Renfer <duck@kronkltd.net>, foaf-protocols@lists.foaf-project.org, WebID XG <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> On 5 February 2011 03:42, Daniel Renfer <duck@kronkltd.net> wrote:
>> Wouldn't the fact that it's able to access other resources imply that
>> it is an Agent of some sort? The interpretation of what it takes to be
>> an agent might need to be a bit broader then what it currently is.
> 
> I havent considered all possibilities of this but let's take an example.
> 
> An online account ( foaf : account ) has access to a bulletin board.

a user X who holds Y has access to access to bulletin board Z ?

it's not the account that has access, it's the account holder

> Now AIUI an online account is normally disjoint from an Agent?
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