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Subject: Re: [security-services] Changes for Core 26

Scott Cantor wrote:
> > All URIs contained in SAML elements (whether as element or attribute
> > values) MUST be compared as specified in [RFC2396]. In particular this
> > means that "http://foo.com/go/to/the/pub/" represents the same
> resource
> > as "HTTP://FoO.CoM:80/go/../go/to/the/pub".
> Stephen, do you (or anyone else) know if this is the rule specified by
> the relevant XML standards for comparing namespace URIs?

That being an XML question the obvious answer is: "Dunno" :-)
> I'm specifically curious about that in the context of using URIs as
> identifiers for things like confirmation methods or audience
> restrictions.

Good catch. I was only thinking of resources.


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