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Re: HTTP Signatures draft published at IETF

From: Manu Sporny <msporny@digitalbazaar.com>
Date: Tue, 07 May 2013 13:01:33 -0400
Message-ID: <5189336D.9060005@digitalbazaar.com>
To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
CC: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>, Web Payments <public-webpayments@w3.org>
On 05/07/2013 04:04 AM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> Yeah, I'll ping Julian Reschke or Mark Nottingham about it to see if 
> we can update the HTTP header field easily.
> +1
> There have been proponents of this for many years e.g. Toby, Nathan,
>  Kingsley, myself ... just need to get the spec tweaked to 
> distinguish between strings and URIs.

Do one of you want to take the lead on this? :)

> Non email values in the from header are already permissible.

Where's the spec that allows that? The HTTP spec is pretty explicit
about only allowing e-mail values?

-- manu

Manu Sporny (skype: msporny, twitter: manusporny, G+: +Manu Sporny)
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