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Request to publish ietf-draft of XML Encryption media-type registration

From: Joseph Reagle <reagle@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 5 Jun 2002 17:21:55 -0400
To: internet-drafts@ietf.org, ietf-types@iana.org
Cc: ietf-xml-mime@imc.org, xml-encryption@w3.org
Message-Id: <20020605212156.7576487E@policy.w3.org>

I've attached an IETF draft XML Encryption media-type registration; please 
publish it. Also, this email serves to instantiate the two week discussion 
period on "ietf-types@iana.org" .

The expected course of advancement for this specification is:
1. Publication of an IETF Draft as specified:
2. I will notify the security and application area directors.
3. Request publication as an Informational RFC as specified:
4. Ensure IANA is aware of the publication and posts the registration as 

The changes in this specification since the last version [1] discussed on 
"ietf-xml-mime@imc.org" include:
1. There is no redundant type parameter for the encrypted object.
2. The type only applies to XML instances in which a XML Encryption element 
is the root document.
3. Non-normative examples are enumerated for addressing the description of 
documents in which XML Encryption elements occur as non-root nodes, " XML 
documents which contain XENC element types in places other than the root 
element can be described using facilities such as [XML-schema] or 

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/xml-encryption/2002May/0040.html

Thank you.


Joseph Reagle Jr.                 http://www.w3.org/People/Reagle/
W3C Policy Analyst                mailto:reagle@w3.org
IETF/W3C XML-Signature Co-Chair   http://www.w3.org/Signature/
W3C XML Encryption Chair          http://www.w3.org/Encryption/2001/

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