Group Membership Service Working Draft


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Working Draft

The most recent published Working Draft can be found here: Group Membership Service

Comments from the community to be considered

  • I think user and principal are misleading param names; user is a collection of identities so maybe identity would be better. I'm not sure how the term principal is used outside the java APIs, but I would thing identiyType or idType would make this more clear. The idea at the bottom of p9 is worth exploring... identity=x509:?? -- IVOA.Patrick.Dowler - 2018-11-06

  • Why the fixed /gms part of he path? Just to give the group uri scheme some recognisability? We could also go vospace style , eg gms://authority/path?group to get that but with simpler extraction if the resource ID... I think path restriction will rub people the wrong way. It really means it is hard to embed gms capabilities into other existing services where you already chose the resource id -- IVOA.Patrick.Dowler - 2018-11-06
    • +1 for me on the gms:// schema solution. It leaves the local part of the IVOID (URI) opaque as it should and free-to-manage by the providers. -- MarcoMolinaro - 2018-11-07

Comments already applied to the latest, published working draft

  • None so far
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PDFpdf GMS.pdf manage 346.4 K 2018-10-26 - 00:17 BrianMajor  
Topic revision: r4 - 2018-11-07 - MarcoMolinaro
 
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