For questions around the concepts and terminology specific to Solid, refer to https://solidproject.org/faqs.
An Access Control List. ACL entry specifies the access granted to an agent to a resource. See also Access Modes.
A user. Agent typically refers to a person but could also refer to other users, e.g., applications, bots.
- Access Modes
- Append Access
- Control Access
A special type of Resource that can contain other Resources or Containers, much like folders on your file system.
For example, given a Resource at
- Default access
- Fallback ACL
If a Resource does not have a Resource ACL:, the Fallback ACL is the ACL of the Container closest to that Resource that has its own Resource ACL. Only the Default access rules in the Fallback ACL apply.
Storage location for your data. You manage the access to data stored in your Pod.
The thing sent to you when you type a URL into a web browser.
- Resource ACL
- Read Access
A data entity, e.g., a person. A
Thingis associated with a a set of data or properties about the Thing, e.g.,
- Write Access