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Re: [WebID-spec] real examples

From: Andrei SAMBRA <andrei.sambra@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2012 21:03:39 -0500
Message-ID: <CAFG79ei7HM3z31m8xPn0+tY_4_+sU-Lhk=WB3PZi=KJmCaOH+A@mail.gmail.com>
To: St├ęphane Corlosquet <scorlosquet@gmail.com>
Cc: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>, "public-webid@w3.org" <public-webid@w3.org>
On Tue, Nov 20, 2012 at 8:19 PM, St├ęphane Corlosquet
<scorlosquet@gmail.com>wrote:

> My feeling is that we're turning the core WebID spec into a dissertation.
> It should remain as concise as possible so that those willing to implement
> WebID can do so without too much noise. You're not trying to convince them
> of the value of WebID, if they are looking at the spec, chances are they
> already understand what WebID can do and why they should use it.
>
> +1

> What you want here is a WebID primer which typically includes more
> detailled examples illustrating the core spec and other tips for users.
>
> Don't we already have the wiki pages for that?

Andrei

> I'll prepare an outline for a WebID primer for the teleconference on
> Friday.
>
> Steph
> On Nov 20, 2012 6:55 PM, "Henry Story" <henry.story@bblfish.net> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>>   I think very important for people's comprehension is to allow them to
>> see that they
>> can interact with the resources themselves. Since we have TimBL on our
>> picture I suggest
>> that we also continue with real examples in the spec. So that you can
>> take an example
>> of TimBl's profile, show how it links to another profile ( perhaps tim
>> could make one
>> of the seeAlso links only accessible to people who have WebIDs over TLS
>> ), and so that
>> it returns the right error code....
>>
>>    Then the nice thing is that we don't have to describe things in
>> detail, but
>> we give people a starting point from which they can explore a real social
>> network.
>>
>>   What do you think?
>>
>>         Henry
>>
>> Social Web Architect
>> http://bblfish.net/
>>
>>
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