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Fwd: The RELAX NG schema for XML-Signature

From: Frederick Hirsch <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>
Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2009 12:23:17 -0400
Cc: Frederick Hirsch <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>
Message-Id: <33B68255-62A0-4B51-8D46-99A7DE42C3A7@nokia.com>
To: XMLSec WG Public List <public-xmlsec@w3.org>
Forwarded, with permission. Contains revised RNG schema.

regards, Frederick

Frederick Hirsch
Nokia



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> From: "ext MURATA Makoto (FAMILY Given)" <eb2m-mrt@asahi-net.or.jp>
> Date: August 31, 2009 11:05:45 AM EDT
> To: "Hirsch Frederick (Nokia-CIC/Boston)" <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>
> Cc: Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>, Murata <eb2m-mrt@asahi-net.or.jp>
> Subject: Re: The RELAX NG schema for XML-Signature
>
> Frederick,
>
> Yes, please feel free to forward my mails to the xml security wg  
> public
> list.  But I have significantly improved the schemas.
>
> xmldsig-core-schema.rnc is derived from xmldsig-core-schema.xsd, but
> it is quite different from the original.  First, this schema does not
> allow any element via wildcards.  Rather, it is expected to be
> customized for each top-level schema.  Second, this schema explicitly
> specifies each combination of the Algorithm attribute, and the
> permissible child elements.
>
> any-containing-xmldsig.rnc is a top-level schema, which invokes
> xmldsig-core-schema.rnc.  Any correct use of XML digital signature
> is expected be valid against this top-level schema.
>
> I have tried to create a schema for another special case, namely
> the combination of OOXML OPC and xmldsig.  However, I first have
> to understand OOXML OPC more.  The spec looks very confusing to me.
>
>
> Regards,
>
> SC34/WG4 Convenor
> MURATA Makoto (FAMILY Given)




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