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Re: P3P - Feedback on Access Control

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Jan 2008 21:00:34 +0100
To: "Close, Tyler J." <tyler.close@hp.com>
Cc: "WAF WG (public)" <public-appformats@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.t5h4i8km64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Fri, 25 Jan 2008 20:30:56 +0100, Close, Tyler J. <tyler.close@hp.com>  
wrote:
> In Amazon's SimpleDB API, the request URL contains a cryptographic  
> signature of the request arguments. See:
>
> http://docs.amazonwebservices.com/AmazonSimpleDB/2007-11-07/DeveloperGuide/REST_RESTAuth.html
>
> The WG's current proposal doubles the cost of using the Amazon SimpleDB  
> API in a mashup.

It does not. Per  
http://docs.amazonwebservices.com/AmazonSimpleDB/2007-11-07/DeveloperGuide/MakingRESTRequests.html  
they use GET requests (mostly) which do not cause an additional request to  
be issued.


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Anne van Kesteren
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