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RE: Enveloped signatures

From: Gregor Karlinger <gregor.karlinger@iaik.at>
Date: Tue, 16 May 2000 08:55:17 +0200
To: "XML" <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>, "John Boyer" <jboyer@PureEdge.com>, "Petteri Stenius" <Petteri.Stenius@remtec.fi>
Message-ID: <NDBBIMACDKCOPBLEJCCDIEFNCFAA.gregor.karlinger@iaik.at>
John, 

maybe add a sentence to the paragraph explaining Element Node serialization
in section 6.6.3.3, saying EXPLICITELY, that a Node is removed from the 
node-set once it has been serialized.

Gregor
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> A simple example should clarify:
> 
> <A>
> 	<B>text</B>
> 	<Signature Id="S1">
> 	</Signature>
> </A>
> 
> The result node-set from the XPath expression for excluding the Signature
> element is a list with the nodes:
> 
> A
> B
> text
> 
> The serialized output from the XPath expression is:
> 
> <A><B>text</B></A><B>text</B>text
> 
> Output from the combination of exclude-signature transform + C14N
> serialization is simply:
> 
> <A><B>text</B></A>
> 
> 
> Petteri
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