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Feedback on your Whois system proposal - Was: Re: Review of personal information sources in Debian


Martín Ferrari <martin.ferrari@gmail.com> writes:

> On Tue, Jul 31, 2012 at 6:24 AM, Enrico Zini <enrico@enricozini.org> wrote:
>> I've recently done a review of personal information sources in Debian,
>> which I'd like to share here both because I don't think this has been
>> done before, and to check if I missed anything.
> Coincidentally, I've been thinking about this issue recently. While
> thinking about the design for the Whois project I'm planning [1], one
> stumbling block I find is that there are many unsynchronised sources
> of (public) personal information in Debian, and most important, that
> there is not a single identity provider to sync them.
> Sounds like you may be working on something like that, and in that
> case I'd be interested in being involved. I think a service that
> provides a centralised database of identities, which allows each
> person to tailor how their identity is exposed, would be very helpful,
> and would allow to improve many other services that currently rely on
> incomplete identity information, specially for non-D[DM]s.
> [1] http://beta.howtorecognise.mine.nu/blog/whois.html

Do you have any preferred means to receive some feedback on your
proposal (I can't seem to find some comments on your blog post) ?

Thanks in advance.

Best regards,

Olivier BERGER 
http://www-public.it-sudparis.eu/~berger_o/ - OpenPGP-Id: 2048R/5819D7E8
Ingenieur Recherche - Dept INF
Institut Mines-Telecom, Telecom SudParis, Evry (France)

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