|author||Thien-Thi Nguyen <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2021-01-14 17:05:09 -0500|
|committer||Thien-Thi Nguyen <email@example.com>||2021-01-14 17:05:09 -0500|
glossary: clarify ‘buyer’ vs ‘customer’ vs ‘user’
This is due to feedback from Stefan. I am not exactly sure about the distinction between ‘buyer’ and ‘customer’, however. Perhaps those terms are actually synonyms?
1 files changed, 9 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/developers-manual.rst b/developers-manual.rst
index cb19a8d..681ef4e 100644
@@ -1211,6 +1211,10 @@ use when talking to end users or even system administrators.
traditional financial service provider who offers wire :term:`transfers <transfer>` between accounts
+ individual in control of a Taler :term:`wallet`, usually using it to
+ :term:`spend` the :term:`coins` on :term:`contracts` (see also :term:`customer`).
@@ -1221,8 +1225,7 @@ use when talking to end users or even system administrators.
- individual in control of a Taler :term:`wallet`, usually using it to
- :term:`spend` the :term:`coins` on :term:`contracts`.
+ individual that directs the buyer (perhaps the same individual) to make a purchase
@@ -1461,6 +1464,10 @@ use when talking to end users or even system administrators.
method by which ownership is exclusively transferred from one entity
+ any individual using the Taler payment system
+ (see :term:`customer`, :term:`buyer`, :term:`merchant`).
Taler uses various forms of versioning. There is a database
schema version (stored itself in the database, see \*-0000.sql) describing