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Approved: Call for Consensus: Approve Errata for XML Signature 2nd edition and 1.1 to clarify detached signature wording

From: Frederick Hirsch <w3c@fjhirsch.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:27:49 -0400
Cc: Frederick Hirsch <w3c@fjhirsch.com>
Message-Id: <1D454319-DA4A-43A7-97C5-50757BBDBCD6@fjhirsch.com>
To: Public XMLSec list <public-xmlsec@w3.org>
This call for consensus has completed with support on the list and with no objection, so we have consensus to make this change.

I will go ahead and arrange for the errata to be posted for the two documents.

regards, Frederick

Frederick Hirsch, Nokia
Chair W3C XML Security WG
@fjhirsch



On Sep 16, 2014, at 10:49 AM, Frederick Hirsch <w3c@fjhirsch.com> wrote:

> This is a Call for Consensus (CfC) to add the following errata item to the errata list for XML Signature (Second Edition) [1] and also for XML Signature 1.1 [2].
> The same change is applicable to both. The E# will be updated as appropriate for each.
> 
> Please note that this can be classified as an informative change which does not affect conformance, as it clarifies wording.
> 
> Please respond to this CfC on the public list by 30 Sept 2014 indicating support (a +1 will do) or any concern. Silence will be taken as agreement.  
> 
> Errata item to add:
> ----
> 
> E#: Clarify Signature types
> 
> Added:
> Accepted: XML Security WG TBD
> Class: informative
> Affects conformance: no
> 
> (1) Replace "as sibling elements; in this case,” with “; that is, “ in Section 2 (Overview).
> 
> (2) Remove " but are sibling elements” from the definition of “Signature, Detached” in Section  10 (Definitions)
> 
> ——
> 
> Thanks
> 
> regards, Frederick
> 
> Frederick Hirsch, Nokia
> Chair XML Security WG
> @fjhirsch
> 
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-xmldsig-core-20080610/
> 
> [2] http://www.w3.org/TR/2013/REC-xmldsig-core1-20130411/
> 
> 
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