[cap-talk] Webkeys vs. the web

Karp, Alan H alan.karp at hp.com
Tue Mar 24 11:53:51 EDT 2009

Chip Morningstar wrote:
> This is more or less the approach I've been trying to follow, except that the
> SCoopFS UI is done using Flash and I'd like to just use straight
> HTML+Javascript.  One advantage Flash has (I think) is that it has access to
> authority to squirrel bits away persistently, which allows it to hold onto
> capabilities across context switches.  I don't know if Alan was making use of
> any such thing, though.
The local waterken server provides the persistent storage for SCoopFS.

Alan Karp
Principal Scientist
Virus Safe Computing Initiative
Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
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