API Endpoints WIP

Over the last two weeks Luke and I have been working on getting the actual API frozen and integrated. We’ve found a number of assumptions that didn’t bear out and some that did. The spreadsheet below is our working copy — not final, but getting there. We still haven’t filled out all the response or… Continue reading API Endpoints WIP

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Sandpiper Schemas 20210518

First of all, if you’re joining us from ACPN, hello! Welcome to our site. Now, the boring/fun stuff (depends on your perspective): I’ve bundled up the latest version of the XSD schema spec for Sandpiper, as well as the first release of our reference SQLite database schema. The database schema is provided as an SQL… Continue reading Sandpiper Schemas 20210518

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Building Use Cases

Luke and I need to firm up the API and lay out the common paths that an implementation has to handle, so this week we’ve been building out step-by-step instructions around some core use cases. In the process we’ve settled a few long-standing ambiguous points around how plans change, what is allowed, what is forbidden,… Continue reading Building Use Cases

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Prototype Tool Sandpiper Inspector

Our own Luke Smith has a repository for a prototype testing tool he’s been building to vet out concepts for a Sandpiper server. While not an official Sandpiper Framework project, it’s something we’re using internally to hash out concepts and find the bits we’re missing. Sandpiper Inspector is open source — feel free to head… Continue reading Prototype Tool Sandpiper Inspector

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Sandpiper Plan Schema 0.9.4

We’ve finalized the first stable schema used for the plan document in Sandpiper. The plan document, in brief, describes the state of the actors in a Sandpiper agreement, and their relationship to one another. It encapsulates these in an implementation-neutral XML format that the two partners independently generate from their own internal ledger for that… Continue reading Sandpiper Plan Schema 0.9.4

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New Website

We’re updating our website to make it easier to run. Previously we used a full workflow system driven by Hugo, which would take a repository and generate documentation in the Docsy format. This toolchain was more than we needed, however, in addition to being different from what most of us use every day, and led… Continue reading New Website

Sandpiper Framework WIP 20210304

We’ve started the API attribute work and it’s encapsulated here in this WIP snapshot. Current work is ongoing!

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