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Re: [widgets] How to divorce widgets-digsig from Elliptic Curve PAG?

From: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2011 14:34:53 +0000
To: Rigo Wenning <rigo@w3.org>
Cc: Frederick.Hirsch@nokia.com, Art.Barstow@nokia.com, tlr@w3.org, marcosscaceres@gmail.com, schepers@w3.org, plh@w3.org, public-webapps@w3.org, public-xmlsec@w3.org
Message-ID: <8546EBA8E9404606BE615534348CCDCC@marcosc.com>


On Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 10:31 PM, Marcos Caceres wrote:

> 
> 
> On Wednesday, 14 December 2011 at 21:06, Rigo Wenning wrote:
> 
> > Hi all, 
> > 
> > as the PAG chair of this XMLSEC PAG, let me tell you that support from the 
> > industry in sorting this out was low so far. What I heard through the 
> > grapevine was more or less: "We know, but we can't tell you". 
> > 
> > For the moment, W3C is asking for cost estimates to figure out what most of 
> > the members already know (as they have done the analysis on ECC long ago). 
> > Taking into account the complexity of the subject matter and also the delays 
> > due to messaging to the AC etc, I'm rather pessimistic about a quick 
> > resolution.
> 
> 
> That's fine. That just makes for a stronger case to put to the Director (or for doing what Artb suggested, and moving the ECC to a future version of XML Dig Sig).
FYI, document is ready to be published as REC:
 
 http://dev.w3.org/2006/waf/widgets-digsig/ 


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Marcos Caceres
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