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From "Cantor, Scott" <>
Subject RE: Base64 error?
Date Tue, 31 May 2016 14:02:48 GMT
> XML Schema requires processors to ignore the line-length limitation and
> collapse whitespace sequences to single space characters, so in schema
> terms this all becomes irrelevant, and XML Sig says the schema is
> normative. But it also says MIME is normative. Which is more normative
> than the other?

XML Schema is not a presumed part of the XML Signature processing model, and in fact XML Signature
fails badly in a number of scenarios involving schema validation, so it is generally bad practice
to combine them without a lot of extra care.

-- Scott

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