@cj
Yeah I'm on vacation at the moment so work is a bit stalled, but github.com/pterotype-project/a is something like 80% complete. At the very leastaybe it would be helpful as a reference resource.
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Getting stoked for Johhnyswim concert at House of Blues Boston!

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@jdormit
S.O and I were talking about it earlier. It's pretty impressive considering the multigenerational Van Damme split they had to do to make it engaging for both the original fans and their kids.

Detective Pikachu is a way better movie than it has any right to be. Like, shockingly good. String acting, strong writing, good story, cool effects. Not at all what I expected.

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From now on whenever someone asks what my "gender identity" is I'm going to say "f(x) = x".

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Status: :gh_closed_1::gh_closed_2::gh_closed_3:
can't reproduce

@mareklach
I'm currently rewriting the core of how Pterotype handles federation, so any docs would be soon outdated. The short answer is, it handles all AP object types right now but there are likely bugs. Once I'm done with the rewrite, I plan on testing federation with a bunch of other services including plume, so I will revisit this then

@pea
It's uh. A little too hard-core for my tastes

@cj @bhaugen
And the expansion algorithm also handles what you are talking about earlier in the thread, where "as:actor" expands to "w3.org/ns/activitystreams#acto" given an @ context of { "as": "w3.org/ns/activitystreams#" }

@cj @bhaugen
So I get context about what type of node each field represents just by doing the expansion algorithm, and can e.g. lazy-load the actor field because i know it's a Resource node and handle the published field as a DateTime object.

Does that cover the use case you are talking about?

@cj
Depends what you mean by "context processing". I'm just doing expansion/compaction, but expansion is smart to understand that e.g. `{"actor": "foo"}` should expand to `{"w3.org/na/activitystreams#acto": [{"@ id": "foo"}]}` while `{"published": "theDate"}` should expand to {"w3.org/ns/activitystreams#publ": [{"@ type": "w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime", "@ value": "theDate"}]}`.
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@AMDG2
Yup! A little inconsistently right now apparently, since I replied to this from WordPress... Eh, that's the point of dogfooding software I suppose
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@xj9
What sort of privacy issues? JSON-LD is just a serialization format, it doesn't say what data you should be putting in it... I know @kaniini had some issues with linked data signatures preventing key rotation, is that what you're talking about?
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@trwnh
Womp. Yeah, the beta version of Pterotype seems to totally thrash the database... Something which the v2 will be much better about 🙃

@pea it's really incredible how many problems opening emacs solves.

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