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Default Transform for same-doc references

From: Anders Rundgren <anders.rundgren@telia.com>
Date: Sun, 23 Apr 2006 20:31:03 +0200
Message-ID: <00e901c66704$13d71270$82c5a8c0@arport2v>
To: <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>

It *seems* that a Reference that references the same document does not "inherit"
canonicalization from SignatureInfo but rather use http://www.w3.org/TR/2001/REC-xml-c14n-20010315
Have I got this correct? 

If I use exclusive canonicalization( http://www.w3.org/2001/10/xml-exc-c14n# )
in SignedInfo, I assume that it would be logical
to use this also for a http://www.w3.org/2000/09/xmldsig#enveloped-signature 
But then I need TWO Transform elements!

  <ds:Transform Algorithm="http://www.w3.org/2000/09/xmldsig#enveloped-signature"/>
  <ds:Transform Algorithm="http://www.w3.org/2001/10/xml-exc-c14n#"/>


Anders Rundgren
Received on Sunday, 23 April 2006 18:31:13 UTC

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