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(unknown charset) Re: FW: [ACL] Conference call notes, Mar. 31

From: (unknown charset) Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>
Date: Mon, 3 Apr 2000 11:24:05 -0700 (PDT)
To: (unknown charset) acl@webdav.org, w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
cc: (unknown charset) jamsden@us.ibm.com
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.10.10004031122200.19464-100000@nebula.lyra.org>
Simple solution: stop cross-posting, and have ACL discussions on the ACL
mailing list.

Not a big deal, but I think people just aren't used to the presence of a
new list. Same issue probably happened with the deltav and dasl lists :-)

Cheers,
-g

On Mon, 3 Apr 2000, Kevin Wiggen wrote:
> 
> Don't think these are making it over..... (in case someone is on one and not
> the other)
> 
> Kevin
> 
> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:w3c-dist-auth-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of jamsden@us.ibm.com
> Sent: Monday, April 03, 2000 10:50 AM
> To: w3c-dist-auth@w3c.org
> Subject: RE: [ACL] Conference call notes, Mar. 31
> 
> 
> 
> 
> All, upon further thought, I don't feel that  authentication should ever
> come into the realm of ACLs, since (I'd hope) any  authentication is
> performed at the HTTP/WebDAV level before any ACL is  examinedand that the
> ACL "engine" should trust the identity performing  operations. In other
> words, any principal information in the ACL should  be compared against the
> principal information for the request (which should  already have been
> authenticated as a valid principal or re-assigned as an  invalid one)
> without trying to communicate to an owning "domain server" of that
> principal's  domain.
> <jra>
> I agree with this.
> </jra>
> 
> 
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Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Monday, 3 April 2000 14:18:49 GMT

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