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Re: Federation protocols

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 31 May 2013 16:40:04 +0200
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhJmKsE3hQ6SGRoDCMLQTq5mXmQRVRXuVifdj+XnjVxeCQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Sandeep Shetty <sandeep.shetty@gmail.com>
Cc: Simon Tennant <simon@buddycloud.com>, Mikael Nordfeldth <mmn@hethane.se>, "public-fedsocweb@w3.org" <public-fedsocweb@w3.org>
On 31 May 2013 12:50, Sandeep Shetty <sandeep.shetty@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Fri, May 31, 2013 at 4:07 PM, Simon Tennant <simon@buddycloud.com>
> wrote:
> > And then we get to names: pump uses something that looks like
> > http://name.pump.io, buddycloud uses name@example.com.
>
> Agree with the rest of what you said but this (names/identity) is
> something I think everyone can/should settle on. FWIW, I think interop
> on the web should be based on URLs not email addresses, but I'm biased
> coming from an indieweb [1] perspective. You can apply HTTP methods to
> URLs by default rather than require an indirection like webfinger for
> email "like" labels.
>
> 1. http://indiewebcamp.com/Getting_Started#Personal_Domain
>

+1

>
>
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> Sandeep Shetty
> Founder, Simpthings
> http://simpthings.com/
> http://sandeep.shetty.in/p/about.html
>
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