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content:activity:naf5 [02/12/2013 14:48]
Andrew Bettison [Technical notes] split N5 into N5 and N6
content:activity:naf5 [02/12/2013 14:50] (current)
Andrew Bettison [Technical notes] refer to N5 from within N6
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       * one //enter PIN// command unlocks two more identities       * one //enter PIN// command unlocks two more identities
       * a //relinquish SID// command then locks one of these identities       * a //relinquish SID// command then locks one of these identities
-      * a subsequent //enter PIN// command will not re-unlock that identity, because the positive caching will detect that there are still identities bearing that PIN+      * a subsequent //enter PIN// command will not re-unlock that identity, because the positive caching (see **[[#N5]]**) will detect that there are still identities bearing that PIN
     * hence, in order for //enter PIN// to work as expected, ALL identities already unlocked with that PIN must be relinquished first     * hence, in order for //enter PIN// to work as expected, ALL identities already unlocked with that PIN must be relinquished first
     * for this reason, if the //relinquish SID// command is ever used, then for safety every //enter PIN// command should be immediately preceded by a matching //relinquish PIN// command     * for this reason, if the //relinquish SID// command is ever used, then for safety every //enter PIN// command should be immediately preceded by a matching //relinquish PIN// command

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