Announcing Rails application for distributed Social Networking

I’ve been writing a set of standards and its reference implementation
in Rails about distributed social networking. I hope that publishing a
post in this group might help in spreading the word at initial stage.

I’ll keep it short.
This project is basically about making a social network which is
decentralised and does not depend on a central server. URIs are used
as unique identities and identify people on the network.

I have named the project “Kopal” and the project homepage is

Description of protocol can be found at following wiki pages -

This project is very new (and the idea too, I hope), and I am looking
for issues, bugs, feature requests, ideas. Please report it if you
have one at Google Code Archive - Long-term storage for Google Code Project Hosting.

This is an open standard.

  • thanks

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