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Re: XKMS sample messages

From: Rich Salz <rsalz@datapower.com>
Date: Fri, 16 Apr 2004 10:31:04 -0400
Message-ID: <407FEE28.3040705@datapower.com>
To: Berin Lautenbach <berin@wingsofhermes.org>
Cc: www-xkms@w3.org

> The SignatureValue base64 encoded values are not split at the 76 
> character mark - i.e. one continuous string for the signature.
> This seems to be fairly common, and Tommy mentioned that the new version 
> of XML Schema will relax this requirement.

Yeah, the latest version of the Schema spec says "all one line" for 
canonical format of base64. Stupid stupid stupid.

Since Schema still *allows* you to break base64 into lines, let's leave 
it that way for readability.


Rich Salz, Chief Security Architect
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