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RE: DName encoding (was:KeyName white space)

From: Gregor Karlinger <gregor.karlinger@iaik.at>
Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2001 14:09:41 +0200
To: "Joseph M. Reagle Jr." <reagle@w3.org>
Cc: <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <LBEPJAONIMDADHFHAEAOIEOPCGAA.gregor.karlinger@iaik.at>
Joseph,

I cannot see any changes in revision 1.85 of the draft document ?!

Liebe Gruesse/Regards, 
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DI Gregor Karlinger
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http://www.iaik.at
Phone +43 316 873 5541
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: w3c-ietf-xmldsig-request@w3.org
> [mailto:w3c-ietf-xmldsig-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of Joseph M. Reagle
> Jr.
> Sent: Wednesday, June 20, 2001 8:24 PM
> To: Gregor Karlinger
> Cc: w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org
> Subject: RE: DName encoding (was:KeyName white space)
> 
> 
> Ok, done.
> 
> [
>         http://www.w3.org/Signature/Drafts/xmldsig-core/Overview.html
>         $Revision: 1.83 $ on $Date: 2001/06/14 18:17:33 $
> ]
> 
> At 09:09 6/20/2001, Gregor Karlinger wrote:
> >Joseph,
> >
> >I have just read the text you have added to the current draft, and I
> >would like to propose the following changes:
> >
> >   1. Change the first sentence to:
> >
> >        "Also, strings in DNames (X509IssuerSerial, X509SubjectName,
> >         and KeyName if appropriate) should be encoded as follows:"
> >
> >      This is because the encoding does not apply to the whole DName,
> >      but only to string values within a DName.
> >
> >   2. Escaping of ASCII control characters should happen by replacing
> >      them with "\" (instead of "\x" in the current draft - this
> >      is an error adopted from my proposal text) followed by ...
> >
> >Liebe Gruesse/Regards,
> >---------------------------------------------------------------
> >DI Gregor Karlinger
> >mailto:gregor.karlinger@iaik.at
> >http://www.iaik.at
> >Phone +43 316 873 5541
> >Institute for Applied Information Processing and Communications
> >Austria
> >---------------------------------------------------------------
> >
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: w3c-ietf-xmldsig-request@w3.org
> > > [mailto:w3c-ietf-xmldsig-request@w3.org]On Behalf Of Joseph M. Reagle
> > > Jr.
> > > Sent: Wednesday, June 13, 2001 7:58 PM
> > > To: Donald E. Eastlake 3rd
> > > Cc: w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org
> > > Subject: Re: DName encoding (was:KeyName white space)
> > >
> > >
> > > At 07:59 6/13/2001, Donald E. Eastlake 3rd wrote:
> > > >It is a specification for the encoding of X.500 Distinguished Names
> > > >(DName) as such.
> > >
> > > Ok, represented at the end of section 4.4.4. We could add a
> > > schema datatype
> > > but given that RFC2253 encoding is "should" and these are further
> > > specified
> > > as guidelines over that, the present approach is probably the 
> lightest.
> > >
> > > [
> > >          $Revision: 1.81 $ on $Date: 2001/06/13 17:55:14 $
> > >
> > > 
http://www.w3.org/Signature/Drafts/xmldsig-core/Overview.html#sec-X509Data
> > ]
> >
> > --
> > Joseph Reagle Jr.                 http://www.w3.org/People/Reagle/
> > W3C Policy Analyst                mailto:reagle@w3.org
> > IETF/W3C XML-Signature Co-Chair   http://www.w3.org/Signature
> > W3C XML Encryption Chair          http://www.w3.org/Encryption/2001/
> >
> >
> >


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Joseph Reagle Jr.                 http://www.w3.org/People/Reagle/
W3C Policy Analyst                mailto:reagle@w3.org
IETF/W3C XML-Signature Co-Chair   http://www.w3.org/Signature
W3C XML Encryption Chair          http://www.w3.org/Encryption/2001/
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