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Re: access control

From: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Date: Fri, 2 May 1997 11:18:10 PDT
Message-ID: <336A2FE2.6335@parc.xerox.com>
To: James D Myers <jd_myers@ccmail.pnl.gov>
CC: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org, "Gregory J. Woodhouse" <gjw@wnetc.com>
How can an interoperable client deal with an access control policy if it
doesn't have an implementation that fits the structure?

I think the answer is "policy is embedded in forms".

The "access control policy" for a resource is linked metadata, but there
is also a method for associating an access control policy with a realm. 

We need to define the realm, too.

Received on Friday, 2 May 1997 14:28:46 UTC

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