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Re: Should we define a "critical" flag for ds:Object

From: Joseph Reagle <reagle@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2001 15:03:32 -0400
To: Christian Geuer-Pollmann <geuer-pollmann@nue.et-inf.uni-siegen.de>, w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org
Message-Id: <20010927190332.923F687613@policy.w3.org>
On Thursday 27 September 2001 02:46 pm, Christian Geuer-Pollmann wrote:
> Would it make sense to add a critical attribute
> to the ds:Object that indicates that it includes some properties that
> have to be understood by the verification application?

No. XML Signature defines what must be understood by XML Signature 
applications. Trust semantics, particularly criticality have been out of 
scope from the start.
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