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Re: Another tentative version of the RELAX NG schemas for XML Signature Syntax and Processing (Second Edition)

From: Frederick Hirsch <frederick.hirsch@nokia.com>
Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2009 11:23:48 -0400
Cc: Frederick Hirsch <frederick.hirsch@nokia.com>, "public-xmlsec@w3.org" <public-xmlsec@w3.org>
Message-Id: <690E5B13-55F0-4806-B892-D9882A69C474@nokia.com>
To: ext MURATA Makoto (FAMILY Given) <eb2m-mrt@asahi-net.or.jp>

Thank you for sharing this revised Relax NG schema for XML Signature,  
Second Edition.

XML Signature 1.1 [1] adds some additional elements in the new 1.1  
namespace, which could require some additional RNG schema.  
Specifically, it adds structures for Elliptic Curve algorithms, an  
OCSP response in KeyInfo, and a DEREncodedKeyValue type. (I've  
attached the XSD schema file for the additions).

Perhaps you could take a look and see what would be needed to create  
an XML Signature 1.1 RNG Schema? If so perhaps I should share with the  
W3C Device APIs WG, since BONDI 1.01 has defined RNG schemas for XML  
Signature [2] and might also  consider to use your latest version.

regards, Frederick

Frederick Hirsch

[1] http://www.w3.org/2008/xmlsec/Drafts/xmldsig-core-11/Overview.htm

[2] http://bondi.omtp.org/1.01/security/xmldsig-core-schema.rnc

On Oct 17, 2009, at 9:53 AM, ext MURATA Makoto (FAMILY Given) wrote:

> Dear colleagues,
> Attached please find a revised version of the RELAX NG schemas for
> XML Signature Syntax and Processing (Second Edition).
> Unlike the XSD version, it is possible to easily customize the  
> attached
> xmldsig-core-schema.rnc for a particular application of XML Signature.
> Depending on the value of @Algorithm, different content models are
> specified.
> I plan to combine this schema and the Open Packaging Convention (ISO/ 
> 29500-2) schema so as to impose tighter constraints.  This experiment
> is likely to require some changes to these schemas, but I do not think
> that the changes will be drastic.
> Cheers,
> Makoto
> <any-containing-xmldsig.rnc><xmldsig-core-schema.rnc>

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