I sent Dom the following last week, but he refused to answer unless I posted to SSB!
I've been having a play around with SSB, and was curious why messages and blobs have a distinct identifier? Couldn't you just infer what they are by context?
Also, why don't you use a protocol prefix for SSB identifiers? For example (based off https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc6920):
cause then you could do clickable links etc
I would also like to know more about how
sequence works -
- Does each new post in a message chain add 1 to the last-seen sequence number?
- What about messages that arrive late (and have a low seq number)?
- What about messages that falsely claim to be from the future (sequence + 100)?
- How is it different to simply inferring the sequence number from the