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From Arved...@chebucto.ns.ca
Subject Re: Canonical XML
Date Sat, 04 Aug 2001 00:14:26 GMT
+1. Yes, I am interested in this. I think it's important new stuff for XML
Apache.

Regards,
Arved Sandstrom

Quoting Ted Leung <twleung@sauria.com>:

> Ok,
> 
> +1 for xml-security
> 
> Where is everybody -- It can't be that no-one care about this can it?
> 
> Ted
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <Scott_Boag@lotus.com>
> To: <general@xml.apache.org>
> Cc: <pmc@xml.apache.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2001 7:10 AM
> Subject: Re: Canonical XML
> 
> 
> >
> > > So it could be interesting to use some package
> > > namespace like org.apache.security or org.apache.xml.security for
> things
> > > like this.
> >
> > I would be very enthusiastic about a full xml-security project.
> >
> > -scott
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >                     Christian Geuer-Pollmann
> >                     <geuer-pollmann@nue.et-inf.uni-        To:     Ted
> Leung <twleung@sauria.com>, general@xml.apache.org
> >                     siegen.de>                             cc:
> pmc@xml.apache.org, (bcc: Scott Boag/CAM/Lotus)
> >                                                            Subject:
> Re: Canonical XML
> >                     07/31/2001 02:15 PM
> >                     Please respond to general
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > Hi Ted,
> >
> > --On Dienstag, 31. Juli 2001 11:07 -0700 Ted Leung <twleung@sauria.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > [I'm redirecting this again to general, since this is a proposal for a
> > > code contribution and possibly a project creation]
> > > I personally would be interested in seeing this happen.  Your initial
> > note
> > > in general indicated that you thought that Xalan would  be the best
> place
> >
> > for
> > > this.
> > > I'd like to see some discussion of where the best home is for this
> > > implementation.
> > > Should this get folded into Xerces or Xalan or commons, or should we
> > > create a new subproject
> >
> > Well, I'm not sure what's the best place for something like this. With
> > "Canonical XML", "XML Signature" and "XML Encryption", we have three
> > standards that are related to XML and Security/Cryptography. This means
> > that they _use_ Xalan and Xerces, but the do not extend them. For
> instance,
> >
> > my "Canonical XML" makes heavy use of the org.apache.xpath package, but
> it
> > does not extend it... So it could be interesting to use some package
> > namespace like org.apache.security or org.apache.xml.security for things
> > like this.
> >
> >
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "Christian Geuer-Pollmann"
> > <geuer-pollmann@nue.et-inf.uni-siegen.de>
> > > Subject: Canonical XML
> > >
> > >> I've written a complete implementation of Canonical XML [1] and I'm
> > > working
> > >> on an implementation of XML Signature [2]. My canonicalizer [3] is
> based
> > > on
> > >> Apache Xerces and Xalan2, written in JAVA and performs all tests from
> > the
> > >> spec [1]. The software includes JUnit tests to ensure functionality
> and
> > > has
> > >> some small sample programs to see how it works.
> > >>
> > >> Is there any interest by the Apache XML Group to incorporate this
> > >> software into e.g. an org.apache.security package?
> > >>
> > >> Would be nice to hear from you,
> > >> Best regards, Christian
> > >>
> > >> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2001/REC-xml-c14n-20010315
> > >> [2] http://www.w3.org/TR/xmldsig-core/
> > >> [3] http://www.xmlsecurity.org/
> > >>
> > >> PS: I asked general@xml.apache.org, but there was no response from the
> > >> list....
> >
> >
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> >
> >
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