[WG-UMA] Lexicon madness

Maciej Machulak m.p.machulak at newcastle.ac.uk
Fri Feb 19 08:31:39 EST 2010


Should we have a "primary resource user" or just a "protected resource user" ?


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>[mailto:wg-uma-bounces at kantarainitiative.org] On Behalf Of Eve Maler
>Sent: Friday, February 19, 2010 5:46 AM
>Subject: [WG-UMA] Lexicon madness
>The set of terms is getting fairly large and hairy, but I 
>think if we have the diagrams available to help explain and 
>give context, it shouldn't be too bad to provide the 
>definitions in the actual spec.
>I came across some legalese that seemed to fit our 
>requirements for staying out of "contractual" language, while 
>still being actionable and (hopefully) enforceable in the 
>legal world.  So now I talk about access authorization terms 
>and representations (where the latter can be affirmative vs. 
>promissory, that is, statements of fact or promises).  I also 
>define policy.
>(And note that I changed the custodial terms a bit to reflect 
>our discussion too.)
>	Eve
>Eve Maler
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