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Re: changing WebIDs

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Jan 2012 15:58:36 +0100
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To: Mo McRoberts <mo.mcroberts@bbc.co.uk>
Cc: Peter Williams <home_pw@msn.com>, henry.story@bblfish.net, kidehen@openlinksw.com, "public-xg-webid@w3.org" <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
On 3 January 2012 15:19, Mo McRoberts <mo.mcroberts@bbc.co.uk> wrote:
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> On 2 Jan 2012, at 18:34, Peter Williams wrote:
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>> The only thing the spec says, to an engineer, is that one performs the ASK query, as given.
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> Actually, it doesn't even say that. Performing a SPARQL query at *all* is merely a suggested approach.

IMHO this is an important point.

essentially you are performing a the pseudo code :

Get Public Key from a URI
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getPublicKey ( URI )


Conceptually, at Web scale, there may a number of different ways of
doing this, each with a confidence interval.  Tho the SPARQL is kind
of a neat one liner which actually does the verification too all in
one step.

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