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Re: DID WG Special Topic Call (Service Endpoints)

From: Dave Longley <dlongley@digitalbazaar.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2020 15:13:23 -0400
To: daniel.hardman@evernym.com, Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Cc: W3C DID Working Group <public-did-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <31e15ba3-6783-899d-9cc8-473822ef1319@digitalbazaar.com>

On 8/27/20 12:08 PM, Daniel Hardman wrote:
>     Yes, agreed, I expect this will be the most undesirable option to most.
>     The counter-point is that everyone *is* doing some form of DID Auth now,
>     and even if it's not officially standardized, we are able to get VCs
>     from point A to point B today.
> How do you get VCs from A to B if you don't know how to contact B?

This is a good question and, if we go even further back, we might find
an answer:

How do you even know B to begin with?

One option for getting VCs from A to B is to reuse the same channel from
which you learned B in the first place.

Dave Longley
Digital Bazaar, Inc.
Received on Thursday, 27 August 2020 19:13:40 UTC

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