Fwd: XENC use of ds:KeyInfo

I recently returned to this question of extending a type that originally had 
a ANY as a permitted child (and the subsequent problems resulting from the 
ambiguous content model.)

Hopefully, my new formulation [a] will enable a kind sole to point me in the 
right direction. (Attempts to have encryption redefine the meaning of the 
dsig namespace before importation seemed a bit complex, or more complex 
given this is something I'd like for other applications to easily do.)

[a] http://www.w3.org/Encryption/2001/03/sigenc/#Option3

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>Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2001 19:02:42 -0500
>To: "XML Encryption WG " <xml-encryption@w3.org>
>From: "Joseph M. Reagle Jr." <reagle@w3.org>
>Subject: XENC use of ds:KeyInfo
>Cc: "IETF/W3C XML-DSig WG" <w3c-ietf-xmldsig@w3.org>
>I've posted a small analysis [1] of the options we have with respect to 
>reusing ds:KeyInfo. In the end, the XML Encryption WG could go the easy 
>route and opt for option 1/2. However, I personally think this is slightly 
>unfortunate and I think the dsig spec/schema should permit extensions as 
>shown in option 3, but I'm not quite sure how to do it given dsig's use of 
>All thoughts are welcome.
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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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