In order for paywise search to perform significantly better than groping in the dark, example.com needs to be able to inform alice.tld that email@example.com is willing to extend credit in NZD to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Open||None||T1 Cheap, private payments via a decentralized network|
|Open||tim||T2 Finalize a first draft of a specification for a decentralized payments protocol|
|Open||tim||T12 Revise introduction to the specification|
|Resolved||tim||T5 Finish Messages section of the specification|
|Resolved||tim||T15 Specify credit notifications|
|Resolved||tim||T14 Record debts to (and from?) email@example.com|
|Resolved||tim||T13 Explain different possible uses of the protocol|
This could be combined with information about the sender's view of the outstanding obligation at a particular time, so that instances can automatically identify whether they've got matching views of outstanding balances, and if not, when the discrepancy arose. Automatic resolution of the discrepancy should probably not be attempted; identification of who was at fault is likely to require humans to investigate.