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Re: Encoding of 509 serial # and SKI

From: Joseph M. Reagle Jr. <reagle@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 07 Jul 2000 14:47:08 -0400
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To: David.Solo@citicorp.com
Cc: w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org
At 08:40 2000-07-07 -0400, David.Solo@citicorp.com wrote:
 >One other minor point regarding encoding that was brought up again
recently.  I 
 >think we agreed that in X509Data, the X509SKI would be changed to type 
 >ds:CryptoBinary and I assume thats going into next weeks update.


 >I don't think we agreed on what the X509SerialNumber should be.  Its
 >listed as a string (which is ambiguous) and could be either
ds:CryptoBinary or 
 >integer (it is defined in ASN as an integer).  I'm indifferent (anyone
have a 
 >strong preference?) but would probably lean towards integer.

Ok, I'll change it to integer.

Joseph Reagle Jr.   
W3C Policy Analyst                mailto:reagle@w3.org
IETF/W3C XML-Signature Co-Chair   http://www.w3.org/People/Reagle/
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