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RE: First cut at what should say about requiring XSLT

From: Joseph M. Reagle Jr. <reagle@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 08 Oct 1999 16:47:03 -0400
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To: David Burdett <david.burdett@commerceone.com>
Cc: "'Ed Simon'" <ed.simon@entrust.com>, "'w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org'" <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>
At 10:36 99/10/08 -0700, David Burdett wrote:
 >There's work going on in the area of registries and repositories (see
 >http://www.xml.org) that should enable on-line dynamic access to XSLT or
 >other resources. 

You need nothing more than a URI and HTTP to have dynamic access to an XSLT
instance. Whether signature applications will want to be reliant to on-line
access is up to them.

 >It should also mean that if an application chooses, the stylesheet could be
 >indpendently included as an "ObjectReference" to support checking that the
 >correct transformation was actually applied.

This is the idea, you don't need a registry for it though, just the Web!

Joseph Reagle Jr.   
Policy Analyst           mailto:reagle@w3.org
XML-Signature Co-Chair   http://w3.org/People/Reagle/
Received on Friday, 8 October 1999 16:47:30 UTC

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