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Re: Can CHAPI survive Big Tech? (was Re: Centralization dangers of applying OpenID Connect to wallets protocols)

From: Snorre Lothar von Gohren Edwin <snorre@diwala.io>
Date: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 10:54:03 +0200
Message-ID: <CAE8zwO1MAmXd8ASH4FAWC+9vg1i9VBHK_O+ixL+Fw_qOZuP2Uw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Cc: public-credentials@w3.org
Thanks for feedback, it confirms my thoughts.
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On Sun, Mar 27, 2022 at 11:52 PM Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
wrote:

> On 3/27/22 4:33 PM, Snorre Lothar von Gohren Edwin wrote:
> > A quick follow up question, chapi cannot work, unless the party doing
> > issuance or verification adds the polyfill it to their webpage?
>
> Yes, that is correct. The same is true for any "Login with..." solution --
> you
> have to load Javascript to do anything with CHAPI, OIDC, or even DIDCommv2
> on
> the web today.
>
> > Or go via a proxy web page provided by the solution provider for their
> > issuance or verification software?
>
> Hrm, there is no redirect proxying in CHAPI -- it leads to a bad UX.
>
> > Or is it something im missing?
>
> Doesn't sound like you're missing anything, but these links might help...
>
> Video examples of CHAPI features here:
>
> https://github.com/digitalbazaar/credential-handler-polyfill#features
>
> Including CHAPI on a website (your question above) is one line of
> Javascript:
>
> https://github.com/digitalbazaar/credential-handler-polyfill#install
>
> Getting a Verifiable Credential is a few lines:
>
> https://github.com/digitalbazaar/credential-handler-polyfill#get
>
> Requesting the storage of a VC is a one-liner:
>
> https://github.com/digitalbazaar/credential-handler-polyfill#store
>
> Hope that helps, Snorre.
>
> -- manu
>
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>
>

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