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Re: serialisation formats - Re: comments to references

From: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 31 Oct 2011 11:18:07 -0700
Cc: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>, Dominik Tomaszuk <ddooss@wp.pl>, WebID Incubator Group WG <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
Message-Id: <0CA99594-AB97-4952-B32C-786CC8DF4C90@w3.org>
To: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>

On 2011-10 -28, at 08:02, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
> 
> But RDF is not trivial to sign if you have blank nodes.

Well, typically when you sign something you also send it,
which involves serializing it, so you can sign the serialization.
Anyone who wants to check veracity can just check the document
in question.

(There is canonicalization of course as well, coming along, but that is a different story)

Tim
Received on Monday, 31 October 2011 21:26:01 UTC

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