Re: [decentralization] ANNOUNCING Tahoe, the Lofty Atmospheric Filesystem, v1.5
- On Thu, Jun 24, 2010 at 7:16 PM, Lucas Gonze <lucas@...> wrote:
>There isn't a notion of client authentication. But there is a notion
> How does a client authenticate? Is it a key in the user agent?
of *authorization*. You are authorized to access a file or directory
by me giving you a capability to that file. Here is a URL which
contains embedded within it the capability authorizing you to read a
You can see from going to http://tahoe-lafs.org and clicking on "Try
Tahoe-LAFS now! live on the web." that anyone who looks at our wiki is
authorized to read and write to a certain directory in Tahoe-LAFS.