Re: [apps-discuss] I-D Action: draft-saintandre-username-interop-00.txt

Paul Hoffman <paul.hoffman@vpnc.org> Thu, 09 May 2013 14:05 UTC

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The term "username" might confusing here. For many web sites (not application protocols), a username is often an email address. Someone reading this document might wonder why email addresses cannot be usernames. I propose you add a sentence very early, probably in the introduction, emphasizing that this is about usernames in protocols, not in the applications themselves.

--Paul Hoffman