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Re: ISSUE-163, standalone XSD and RNG schema needed for Signature Properties

From: Frederick Hirsch <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>
Date: Thu, 7 Jan 2010 13:31:20 -0500
Cc: Frederick Hirsch <Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com>, XMLSec WG Public List <public-xmlsec@w3.org>, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@nokia.com>
Message-Id: <6692F4CE-97F8-4BF1-BB83-D9C10A8E2FE0@nokia.com>
To: ext Scott Cantor <cantor.2@osu.edu>
Thanks very much Scott.

I'll check with Art Barstow, Chair of WebApps regarding the suggestion  
to change the Profile and Role elements to see if that would have a  
negative impact on them.

What do others think, any issue with making that change if acceptable  
to the Webapps WG? Any objection?

specifically, I think the suggestion is to change

<element name="Profile" type="dsp:ProfileType"/>
   <complexType name="ProfileType">
     <attribute name="URI" type="anyURI"/>


<element name="Profile" type="anyURI"/>

and likewise for Role.

Are there any other issues or concerns with this updated schema that  
Scott sent? I'd like to update the Signature Properties schema  
snippets to match, link in this schema, and get help on creating an  
RNG schema (anyone here feel that they can handle it for this  
relatively simple schema?)

I'd also like to incorporate an example as Scott suggests, preferably  
one from WebApps.

regards, Frederick

Frederick Hirsch

On Jan 7, 2010, at 12:18 PM, ext Scott Cantor wrote:

>> I checked in a draft xsd schema file after extracting the schema from
>> the examples and starting to try to fix some errors, in case that
>> helps an easier start:
> http://www.w3.org/2008/xmlsec/Drafts/xmldsig-properties/xmldsig-properties-
>> schema.xsd
> A valid version is attached, with the following changes:
> - fixing some errors and missing prefixes
> - removing extra type definitions when the element is just a string or
> dateTime
> In addition, I would suggest changing the two properties that are  
> empty
> elements with the URI attributes into elements with a type of anyURI  
> and
> just putting the value into the element.
> Note that I'm also just correcting the schema as given, and since  
> there are
> no examples in the document, I can't tell you for sure whether the  
> XML you
> *want* is represented.
> -- Scott
> <xmldsig-properties-schema.xsd>
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