[OpenID] why is xri so obtuse?
dkearns at gmail.com
Tue Jan 2 22:02:41 UTC 2007
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> From: general-bounces at openid.net [mailto:general-bounces at openid.net]On
> Behalf Of James A. Donald
> Sent: Tuesday, January 02, 2007 1:56 PM
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> Subject: Re: [OpenID] why is xri so obtuse?
> James A. Donald
> > > A full implementation of Zooko's triangle is multi
> > > rooted, and functions similarly to the way we handle
> > > actual human names or words in the English language.
> > > You don't have to apply to anyone for permission to
> > > use a name, or pay a fee to someone for use of that
> > > name, nor can that name be suddenly taken away from
> > > you after you have developed a lot of customer
> > > loyalty towards that name.
> Dave Kearns
> > But you most likely do have to apply to someone for
> > the key, which is the important part of the system.
> You are referring to some proposed implementation of
> Zooko's triangle with which I am not familiar. Could
> you specify the proposed implementation in more detail,
> or give me a link to it.
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