[Project_owners] Who wants to support Link Fingerprinting?

Ezequiel Calderara ezechico at gmail.com
Fri Jul 13 17:22:54 PDT 2007


what about implementing both?
i really really don't like the idea of having those long urls...

On 7/13/07, Frederik Vanderstraeten <frederik_vanderstraeten at yahoo.co.uk>
wrote:
>
> But you wouldn't be able to pass on the link outside of an anchor tag,
> like in a text e-mail or using IRC/IM.
>
> Ezequiel Calderara schreef:
> > A better way to doing this, would be implementing an attribute to the
> > anchor tag <a> <http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/struct/links.html> i think
> > that it would be more convenient.
> >
> > just because it's transparent for the user, and the url would be
> shorter!.
> >
> > On 7/10/07, *Frederik Vanderstraeten*
> > <frederik_vanderstraeten at yahoo.co.uk
> > <mailto:frederik_vanderstraeten at yahoo.co.uk>> wrote:
> >
> >     It has multiple uses: you can safely point to an executable on
> another
> >     site without having to trust the other site, or you can put your
> files
> >     on a mirror without having to trust the mirror.
> >
> >     Ezequiel Calderara schreef:
> >     > I'm sorry, i got it... the idea it's that the client should know
> the
> >     > hash before download it. But i see no sense here, except to
> >     download an
> >     > specified version of a file.
> >     > You should update every link that point to your file in case you
> >     update it.
> >     >
> >     > I don't know, i really don't understand the use of it...
> >     >
> >     > On 7/10/07, *Ezequiel Calderara* < ezechico at gmail.com
> >     <mailto:ezechico at gmail.com>
> >     > <mailto:ezechico at gmail.com <mailto:ezechico at gmail.com>>> wrote:
> >     >
> >     >     mmm i don't know much, and i don't know if i understood it
> >     clearly...
> >     >
> >     >     But isn't easier to use an Http-Header with the hash... it
> could
> >     >     work for every document, files, images even webpages.
> >     >
> >     >     I don't know if it exists, but if it's implemented or exists
> it
> >     >     would be much useful than having even more long urls...
> >     >
> >     >     well, it's just an opinion.
> >     >
> >     >
> >     >     On 7/10/07, *Benoit Renard, msnmsgr* <
> >     myfirstnamehere at gawab.com <mailto:myfirstnamehere at gawab.com>
> >     >     <mailto:myfirstnamehere at gawab.com
> >     <mailto:myfirstnamehere at gawab.com>> > wrote:
> >     >
> >     >         > Gervase Markham's (Mozilla Corporation) proposal
> >     >
> >     >         For future reference, I'd like to note that Gerv is an
> >     employee
> >     >         of the
> >     >         Mozilla /Foundation/.
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