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Re: Link Extensions. Need "md5" or some kind of hash.
Updated the Link Extensions Draft...
On Tue, May 4, 2010 at 10:54 AM, Bob Wyman <bob@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I find that I have a real need for the "md5" Link rel mechanism defined in
> James Snell's old Atom Link Extensions draft or something functionally
> equivalent. Basically, what I need to do is ensure that the "src" attribute
> on an atom.content element is pointing to a known version of a resource
> rather than simply to any resource that has the same URL as in the src
> attribute. I'm then going to sign the Atom entry that contains this "by ref"
> content element.
> I've looked at the HTML5 RelExtentions Wiki but don't see anything there
> that looks like it does the job.
> Has anyone else needed hashed links in Atom? If so, what approach did you
> use to provide them? Is anyone aware of plans to introduce an "md5" or
> equivalent attribute to the HTML5 list?
> bob wyman
- James Snell