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RE: FIRE

From: David Poehlman <poehlman@clark.net>
Date: Mon, 1 Jun 1998 14:10:08 -0400 (EDT)
To: "Charles (Chuck) Oppermann" <chuckop@MICROSOFT.com>
cc: William Loughborough <love26@gorge.net>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.3.96.980601140917.6480D-100000@shell.clark.net>
does the wallet provide information in a way that is accepted by all
forms?
if so, it would be good for access as many forms are not accessable.


On Mon, 1 Jun 1998, Charles (Chuck) Oppermann wrote:

> Internet Explorer includes Microsoft Wallet, which is a locally maintained
> set of personal information, including certificates.
> 
> I'm not certain people will agree to having such information available on a
> separate proxy server.
> 
> Remind me - how does this benefit accessibility?
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: David Poehlman [mailto:poehlman@clark.net]
> Sent: Sunday, May 31, 1998 8:51 AM
> To: William Loughborough
> Cc: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> Subject: Re: FIRE
> 
> 
> sorry, I missed it, what was your credit card information <grin>
> seriously though, isn't this bound up somehow in something you can get
> like a certificate?
> some sites cdnow for instance will provide you with an auto login allowing
> for the information you describe and much much more to be filled in only
> once and never again unless you need to change something.
> 
> 
> On Sun, 31 May 1998, William Loughborough wrote:
> 
> > Is it conceptually possible to make a "Filtered Interface REgistry" that
> > would function as a "poor person's firewall", interpose an internally
> > maintained proxy server with a registry of all one's name, address, etc.
> > and properly secured credit card stuff so that a conforming interactive
> > forms submission on a Web site could (at the whim of the client) access
> > all that information without one having to repeatedly be entering
> > "William Baldridge Loughborough..." (with a surname as long as mine this
> > becomes a main reason for having wanted a computer in the first place!)?
> > 
> > If such a feature became ubiquitous it might help accessibility.
> > -- 
> > Love.
> >             ACCESSIBILITY IS RIGHT - NOT PRIVILEGE
> > http://dicomp.pair.com
> > 
> 
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