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Using DOMHASH with XML DSig

From: Ambarish Malpani <ambarish@valicert.com>
Date: Fri, 01 Sep 2000 14:11:44 -0700
To: IETF/W3C XML-DSig WG <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>
Message-id: <27FF4FAEA8CDD211B97E00902745CBE201B831D4@seine.valicert.com>

Hi Folks,
    I am working with a group that is using DOMHASH as their
canonicalization method for XML Dsig.

What I wanted to find out was:
- Are other groups trying to use DOMHASH with XML DSig
- Are there strong feelings in this group about the advisability of
	doing so?
- If DOMHASH is used as the canonicalization method, does that
mean that you sign the hash generated by DOMHASH or do you ask
DOMHASH to give you a canonical representation of the document
and then sign that?

Any help will be very appreciated.

Ambarish Malpani
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ValiCert, Inc.                                  ambarish@valicert.com
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Mountain View, CA 94043
Received on Friday, 1 September 2000 17:22:37 UTC

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