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Re:RE: Locations but not Transforms as hints (was RE: The XM

From: <rhimes@nmcourt.fed.us>
Date: Mon, 22 Nov 1999 14:19:09 -0700
Message-Id: <9911229433.AA943305674@nmcourt.fed.us>
To: <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>

Mark Bartel wrote:

>I must admit, I don't understand why viewing location as a hint is so
>problematical.  If we allow (and specify) a location to appear outside of
>SignedInfo, the application can use the signed location, unsigned 
>location, or something else if it wants.  

This changes the context of the discussion as I understood it.  I thought
calling it a "hint" was a way of avoiding use of an unsigned location.  I like
the idea that you can choose whether or not to sign location.

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