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Re: [Powerbox] New draft based on further collaboration and prototyping

From: James Salsman <jsalsman@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 26 May 2010 16:19:21 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTiliJiYvmQiorLmJI7Gbuo8Y8tvdzKjXlZ5zjGPd@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tyler Close <tyler.close@gmail.com>
Cc: public-device-apis@w3.org

Thank you for your reply:

> Whether or not it makes sense to rescind a particular permission and
> how it should be rescinded is tightly coupled to the kind of resource
> the permission is for. The Powerbox therefore enables Providers to
> support a user interface for reviewing and revoking outstanding
> permissions for the resources they manage. This revocation user
> interface is linked to from the "home" attribute of the Provider
> Document.

I, for one, would feel a lot more comfortable if there was a MUST
normative direction to provide a way for users to browse, and rescind
at their option, all of their granted permissions, without having to
depend on a provider's home interface.

James Salsman
Received on Wednesday, 26 May 2010 23:20:01 UTC

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