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Re: qualified "reference" FYI

From: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>
Date: Tue, 8 Feb 2011 17:47:47 +0100
Cc: "public-xg-webid@w3.org" <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
Message-Id: <A6E455F6-431D-45F6-8957-CEA100043F20@bblfish.net>
To: Peter Williams <home_pw@msn.com>

On 8 Feb 2011, at 17:34, Peter Williams wrote:

> http://www.nehta.gov.au/component/docman/doc_download/708-qualified-certificate-reference-v11-draft-2009-05-07

from the spec:

A QCR allows clients to obtain an X.509 certificate, which in
turn will be used to secure messages, especially for Web services request and


This document only covers identifying parties in NEHTA specifications that use
the XML format to represent data. In particular, this includes data in NEHTA
Web services specifications.

The interesting thing is that they think of referring to PEM files, the weird thing is that they have a bunch of URLs for different protocol types it seems


is for certificate types which one can get using HTTP



is for certificates which one can get using ldap


This looks like over the top modelling to me, something that
often happens - and in the semweb space too - to beginners.


Social Web Architect
Received on Tuesday, 8 February 2011 16:48:24 UTC

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