[foaf-protocols] WebID Telecon Agenda - September 21st 2010, 1600 UTC

Manu Sporny msporny at digitalbazaar.com
Mon Sep 20 03:52:50 CEST 2010

Hi all,

The fourth WebID telecon will be held this coming Tuesday, September
21st, 2010 at 1600 UTC. It is open to the public, so all are welcome to
join or listen in. All audio for the meeting will be recorded so that
those that cannot make the call will still be able to listen to the
meeting at their leisure.

If there are any changes or updates to the agenda, please send them to
the mailing list before the telecon, or mention the request to add an
item to the agenda at the beginning of the telecon.

WebID Telecon
Tuesday, September 21st 2010
Time: 1600 UTC, 9am San Francisco, 12pm Boston, 5pm London
Digital Bazaar telecon bridge:
   SIP: webid at voip.digitalbazaar.com
   Phone US: +1.540.961.4469 x6301 (use as a last resort)
IRC: irc://irc.freenode.net/#webid-ig
Duration: 60 minutes


1) WebID updates/news

2) WebID Errors and HTTP Status Codes

3) Easy cross-browser certificate transfer

4) WebFinger integration in the spec

Connecting via SIP

SIP stands for Session Initiation Protocol and is basically a way to
make free voice calls over the Internet (VoIP). It's like Skype, with
the main difference being that it is an open standard. To begin, get a
SIP client:

Blink (Mac OS X):

Ekiga (Windows):

Linphone (Linux, iPhone, Android):

You must make sure that you are not connected to any SIP providers to
make the call. Ekiga will set you up with a SIP provider if you let it,
just skip past this registration step if you can. To make sure you are
not connected to any SIP providers in Ekiga, click Edit->Accounts. There
should be no accounts listed. If there are accounts, the checkboxes for
all accounts should be blank.

To test to see if you can connect to the WebID SIP-based telecon, call
this SIP address:

webid at voip.digitalbazaar.com

You should hear somebody say "Welcome to the WebID Working Group. This
is a public working group...".

You may test connecting to the telecon via SIP at any point between now
and the call on Tuesday.

-- manu

Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny)
President/CEO - Digital Bazaar, Inc.
blog: Saving Journalism - The PaySwarm Developer API

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