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Discussion on: JSON web tokens are NOT meant for authenticating the same user repeatedly: Use session tokens instead

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Frank Szendzielarz

From my point of view this is comparing apples to oranges. Presumably OAUTH access tokens could even be implemented as session tokens if you so chose. I think it is brave to make public notes like this while at the early stages of understanding, so I commend you for that. I think there is much to learn on this topic and putting yourself out there like this is a good way to go about it. As they say: fail, but fail fast.

It is also good you added strong caveats that this is a note to yourself, not guidance.

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