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Re: TPE Handling Out-of-Band Consent (including ISSUE-152)

From: Ronan Heffernan <ronansan@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2013 09:43:50 -0400
Message-ID: <CAHyiW9K3pqn5FfvBnTc4fV+_kTWcE5j4MWGtMtRtH1GyJj0Vhw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Matthias Schunter (Intel Corporation)" <mts-std@schunter.org>
Cc: public-tracking@w3.org

   It would be possible to provide a page that would allow users to see if
a company thinks that it has consent, though if there is a large delay in
coordinating with agent data, fulfilling the request could take a rather
long time (as in 24-hours) to be certain that all coordination steps were
complete.  The user could submit a query and then return the next day to
find out their status.  Such a control page might not be able to allow
actual "control", depending on contracts.


On Tue, Mar 19, 2013 at 9:37 AM, Matthias Schunter (Intel Corporation) <
mts-std@schunter.org> wrote:

>  Hi Justin,
> IMHO the point here is what "real-time" means in the different scenarios.
> If we assume that finding the out of band consent is a non-trivial
> database query and takes -say- 3 seconds.
> Then these 3 seconds can be spend during batch cleanup overnight
> (discarding all data where you were unable to ensure that you have out of
> band consent). It is also fine for a user to wait some seconds while seeing
> a hour-glass "please wait until we have retrieved our data" at the
> "control" web-page. However, waiting for 3 seconds before responding to an
> http request will make the site very unresponsive.
> Does this answer your question?
> btw: I did not understand either what role the client-side UA plays (if
> any).
> Regards,
> matthias
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