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Re: Recommendations for "Lightening Discussions" at next week's meeting

From: Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 2 Apr 2007 18:33:01 +0200
To: michael.mccormick@wellsfargo.com
Cc: Mary_Ellen_Zurko@notesdev.ibm.com, pbaker@verisign.com, tyler.close@hp.com, Bob.Pinheiro@FSTC.org, public-wsc-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20070402163301.GX4111@raktajino.does-not-exist.org>

On 2007-04-02 09:31:05 -0500, michael.mccormick@wellsfargo.com wrote:

> Unfortunately the new weekly meeting time conflicts with a
> standing meeting related to my day job, which is why you haven't
> had the pleasure of my company lately.

> As it happens I do have some specific suggestions for improving
> SSL/TLS cert handling in browsers, which I can share with the
> group via email.

I look forward to seeing these suggestions!

Also, we have descriptions of the approaches that Konqueror, Opera
and Mozilla take to handling these errors:

- Opera: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-wsc-wg/2007Feb/0050.html
- KDE: http://www.w3.org/2006/WSC/wiki/NoteKDECertificateValidationErrors
- Mozilla: http://www.w3.org/2006/WSC/wiki/%20NoteMozillaCertificateValidationErrors

I wonder if we have any takers to review these and pull together the
differences and commonalities in a way that might lead to a write-up?

(I also have some proposed recommendations up my sleeve for these
ones; then again Mozilla's certification information dialogue makes
for such nice fodder for being trashed in talks that I'd almost hate
to see it go away. *cough*)

Thomas Roessler, W3C  <tlr@w3.org>
Received on Monday, 2 April 2007 16:32:45 UTC

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