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Re: Enveloped signatures and XPath

From: Martin J. Duerst <duerst@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 23 Mar 2000 12:11:12 +0900
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To: Petteri Stenius <Petteri.Stenius@remtec.fi>, "IETF/W3C XML-DSig WG (E-mail)" <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>
At 00/03/22 19:39 +0200, Petteri Stenius wrote:

>The interop requirements doc reads:
>"Feature: Enveloped Signature MUST
>         requires: XPath selector that drops SignatureValue"
>I remember there was some talk about this at the FTF meeting in San Jose. It
>was discussed that it could be possible to detect this particular XPath
>expression without implementing the entire XPath support.
>Has anyone worked out a (standard?) XPath expression for excluding the
>Signature or SignatureValue element?

If that's the main concern, it may even be possible to define
a transform that cuts out the SignatureValue element without
using XPath at all.

Regards,   Martin.
Received on Wednesday, 22 March 2000 22:41:46 UTC

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