W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-webappsec@w3.org > November 2016

Re: Signed and indexed packaging proposal.

From: Dmitry Titov <dimich@google.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Nov 2016 04:54:58 +0000
Message-ID: <CACf=Und9Oa1bupaGGToV9yJSpkpSh-K00qyX4yN0A8cSWRXh+A@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Michael[tm] Smith" <mike@w3.org>, Martin Thomson <mt@mozilla.com>
Cc: Mike West <mkwst@google.com>, "public-webappsec@w3.org" <public-webappsec@w3.org>, Brad Hill <hillbrad@gmail.com>, yan zhu <yan@mit.edu>, Alex Russell <slightlyoff@google.com>
Sorry for broken links, github decided to block the repository, i pinged
their customer support, it looks working now:
https://github.com/dimich-g/webpackage/blob/master/README.md
On Thu, Nov 17, 2016 at 8:34 PM Michael[tm] Smith <mike@w3.org> wrote:

> Martin Thomson <mt@mozilla.com>, 2016-11-18 11:08 +0900:
> > Archived-At: <
> http://www.w3.org/mid/CAPLxc=UbbKK96vyMfFtT0t+iPRZZvwUnoU+r3WmYydK-W3FibA@mail.gmail.com
> >
> >
> > On Thu, Nov 17, 2016 at 8:39 PM, Mike West <mkwst@google.com> wrote:
> > > Dmitry from the Chrome team has put together a packaging proposal at
> > >
> https://discourse.wicg.io/t/proposal-packaging-for-the-web-signed-and-indexed/1827
> > > that's relevant to this group's interests. Review would be ever so much
> > > appreciated.
> >
> > The link to the proposal is broken in a way I was unable to recover,
> > so I can't comment.
>
> It’s cached still here:
>
>
> https://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:0bvPhAv9ilQJ:https://github.com/dimich-g/webpackage
>
> (Scroll down; the proposal’s a README.md titled “Web Packaging Format
> Explainer”
> which was in a github repo.)
>
> > I abandoned signing for a variety of reasons, so I'd caution that this
> > isn't trivial to get right.
>
> Since the “Web Packaging Format Explainer” document is just a very high-
> level proposal, it doesn’t really have sufficient details that can be
> evaluated about how the signing is meant to work.
>
>   —Mike
>
> --
> Michael[tm] Smith https://people.w3.org/mike
>
Received on Friday, 18 November 2016 06:57:26 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Monday, 23 October 2017 14:54:21 UTC