[ietf-dkim] Re: What the verifier can do
phoffman at proper.com
Sun Apr 30 08:26:17 PDT 2006
At 9:08 PM -0700 4/29/06, Dave Crocker wrote:
>A specification cannot "prevent" a verifier from trying any crazy
>(or sane) thing they want.
>However, it CAN distinguish between text that is specifying how to
>perform straight verification, versus text explains all sorts of
>secondary hacks. The former is precise, reliable and clear. The
>latter is whatever folks feel like making it. Mixing the two
Fully agree. I am proposing staying silent on heuristics in the core
protocol, not banning them. Does that work for you?
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