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Re: WebID-ISSUE-64 (redirects): Redirects [WebID Spec]

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Tue, 09 Oct 2012 14:28:01 -0400
Message-ID: <50746CB1.6040309@openlinksw.com>
To: public-xg-webid@w3.org
On 10/9/12 1:58 PM, Henry Story wrote:
> I opened this issue now:
>    https://www.w3.org/2005/Incubator/webid/track/issues/64
>
> Please come up with some text, and help along. It's a difficult issue.
>
> We need text for
>
>    a- what happens when a redirect moves from http to https  (security section)
>    b- how to resolve urls in remote documents that were reached by redirects
>    c- whether the WebID itself changes if redirected???
>    d- a note on reasonable numbers of redirects to follow and pointer to http spec
>
>   
> I am not sure I have an answer for c.

If the WebID changes, and there's no inference in play (e.g., 
owl:sameAS), it has to be invalid. That's the nature of the underlying 
semantics of this identity verification protocol.
>
> Henry


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