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Re: XPath Expression

From: Joseph M. Reagle Jr. <reagle@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 02 Aug 2001 09:59:58 -0400
Message-Id: <4.3.2.7.2.20010802095903.00b158d8@localhost>
To: edsimon@xmlsec.com
Cc: <bdournaee@rsasecurity.com>, <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>
At 09:37 8/2/2001, edsimon@xmlsec.com wrote:
> >>This would allow me to change the URI without altering the validity of
>the
> >>signature.
> >
> >If it's being used in the Canonical XML context, remove the '//@*' from:
> >         (//. | //@* | //namespace::*)
>
>
>Correct me if I'm wrong but wouldn't the above remove ALL attributes, not
>just the one Blake wants removed.

Yes it would. And you're right that XSLT is the tool for the job in the 
scenario you describe.


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