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Re: Major Milestone: WebID over WebSockets

From: Jeff Sayre <jeff@sayremedia.com>
Date: Mon, 9 May 2011 18:03:45 -0700
Message-ID: <76673f2fd98dab7e7a529ba2f346e899.squirrel@webmail.sayremedia.com>
To: "Manu Sporny" <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Cc: "WebID XG" <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
Manu -

This sounds very promising! I will be out of town for a few days but will
take a look at it when I get back.

Thanks to you and your team for the major contribution.

Jeff

> Our CTO, Dave Longley, has been busy over the past week attempting to
> get our pure JavaScript crypto/TLS library updated to remove the Flash
> requirement from our WebID demos. He was successful.
>
> Using a WebSockets-enabled browser, such as Google Chrome - go here and
> create an account (accept the invalid, demo-only SSL certificate for now):
>
> https://webid.digitalbazaar.com/manage/
>
> Then go here:
>
> https://payswarm.com/webid-demo/
>
> Select "Digital Bazaar WebID" as the provider and then "Select
> (WebSocket)". You will be logged in and the login works faster than the
> Flash-based version of our WebID implementation.
>
> Just to be clear - this is a complete, open-source implementation of
> x509, TLS, and WebID using pure JavaScript and standards-based browser
> technologies.
>
> You can view the source for Forge (the JavaScript x509/TLS/WebSockets
> library) here:
>
> https://github.com/digitalbazaar/forge
>
> You can view the source for the WebID demo here:
>
> https://github.com/digitalbazaar/webid-demo
>
> -- manu
>
> --
> Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny)
> President/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
> blog: PaySwarm Developer Tools and Demo Released
> http://digitalbazaar.com/2011/05/05/payswarm-sandbox/
>
>
>
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