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From Jens Alfke <j...@couchbase.com>
Subject Re: Cryptograhically signed docs...
Date Wed, 04 Jul 2012 01:00:06 GMT

On Jul 3, 2012, at 8:53 AM, Albin Stigö wrote:

> Did anyone experiment with cryptographically signing docs as a method
> of "authentication"..?

Yes; I proposed this about three years ago: http://wiki.apache.org/couchdb/SignedDocuments
(although I've updated the spec a couple of times since then.)

I have an Objective-C implementation of this that I've been working with, and I got it partially
implemented in Erlang (although my Erlang skills are pretty rudimentary.)

—Jens
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