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RE: <ds:Signature/> and <Signature/>

From: <Hothi_Amrit@emc.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Jun 2006 14:39:31 -0400
Message-ID: <4AC6013F82001740802D78ED9A1984E20DF8F900@CORPUSMX50B.corp.emc.com>
To: aleksey@aleksey.com
Cc: larry.bugbee@boeing.com, tgindin@us.ibm.com, w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org

I'm not sure it's a bug. If the URI is missing, there has to be some way to
know the identity of the signed object and that's where the
NullURIReferenceResolver comes in.

Amrit. 

-----Original Message-----
From: Aleksey Sanin [mailto:aleksey@aleksey.com] 
Sent: Wednesday, June 14, 2006 11:13 AM
To: Hothi, Amrit
Cc: larry.bugbee@boeing.com; tgindin@us.ibm.com; w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org
Subject: Re: <ds:Signature/> and <Signature/>


> 
> When Java tries to process the C signature it expects the URI to be there.
> If not it will throw an exception.

You might want to file a bug report against apache. The URI attribute is
optional according to the spec:

http://www.w3.org/TR/xmldsig-core/#sec-Reference

Best,
Aleksey Sanin
Received on Wednesday, 14 June 2006 18:40:11 UTC

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