[Bitcoin-development] BIP70: Canceling Payments

2014-02-03 Thread Tim Tuxworth
The process described in BIP70 might be ok for a simple happy path scenario, but what if things don't work so smoothly. I'm not talking here about technical issues, but _very common_ business scenarios such as: e.g. Merchant cancels request before payment is sent, such as when:- - the merchant

Re: [Bitcoin-development] BIP70: Canceling Payments

2014-02-03 Thread Christophe Biocca
Over http, the merchant doesn't have the ability to reach out to the consumer's bitcoin wallet on their own. So sending Cancel Payment Request to the user is impossible. If the customer doesn't want to send, nothing ever needs to happen. So sending a Reject Payment Request to the merchant is

Re: [Bitcoin-development] BIP70: Canceling Payments

2014-02-03 Thread Tim Tuxworth Founder Go-taxi.biz
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