Re: minutes of 31 August 2000 Teleconference


I'll provide new RetrievalMethod text tomorrow or the next day and
talk with you about the other item.

(Just returned from ten day vacation...)

From:  "Joseph M. Reagle Jr." <>
Resent-Date:  Tue, 5 Sep 2000 15:17:29 -0400 (EDT)
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Date:  Tue, 05 Sep 2000 15:16:52 -0400
To:  "Donald E. Eastlake 3rd" <>
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>Who/when is the action item on sending text to the list?
>At 02:22 9/5/2000 -0400, Donald E. Eastlake 3rd wrote:
>>RSA Signature Format:
>>         URIs to identify wrapping of the Signature?
>>         include OIDs?
>>Inclusion of the algorithm OIDs within the secured
>>potion of the signature is needed for security.  No one saw
>>any reason to include plain text OIDs outside that area.
>>The current specification that such an OID prefix is included
>>should be dropped.
>>Raw X.509 Cert Type:
>>         The consensus on the call was that adding a RetrievalMethod
>>Type for a binary X.509 certificate was a good idea.  It was
>>also clarified that the Type should specify the type of the
>>data AFTER application of the transforms.  So, for example, one
>>could retrieve a plain Base 64 encoded certificate and use it
>>with this type by providing a Base 64 decode transform.
>Joseph Reagle Jr.
>W3C Policy Analyst      
>IETF/W3C XML-Signature Co-Chair

Received on Tuesday, 5 September 2000 22:37:17 UTC