[sldev] Request for LL feedback on avatar scanner features

dirk husemann hud at zurich.ibm.com
Mon Feb 5 00:52:09 PST 2007


Dale Glass wrote:
> [...]
>> fact, nearly everything on there can change under some circumstances.
>> You are making dangerous assumptions about what will and won't change.
>>     
> It depends on the situation.
>
> For example, my scanner as originally designed requests payment data and birth 
> date for everybody around. Birth date is set in stone, payment data even if 
> it does somehow change to a "lesser" status, it's probably harmless to keep 
> it like that anyway. Once you look at somebody's profile, the scanner could 
> use that data without making an extra request to the server to get the same 
> stuff.
>   
the profile is something the user can change (joining groups, etc.), i'd
at least check on its "freshness" once a session perhaps?

    cheers
    dirk

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dr dirk husemann, pervasive computing, ibm zurich research lab
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