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Re: Should WebIDs denote people or accounts?

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Mon, 19 May 2014 09:51:22 -0400
Message-ID: <537A0C5A.6050500@openlinksw.com>
To: public-webid@w3.org
On 5/19/14 9:06 AM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> Why not just use a URI in the ACL rule and just point it to account 
> when you need that restriction, and person when you need the other 
> restriction?
>
> If we dont couple ACL to WebID, we can say.  This file is readable by 
> this Person OR This file is readable by this Account, yes?

You can always have an ACL rule (or policy) that states that a document 
is only readable by the owner of an Account, of course you can. If you 
couldn't this entire effort would be fatally broken.

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