[ietf-dkim] Role of Sender header as signing domain
chl at clerew.man.ac.uk
Tue Nov 28 04:48:43 PST 2006
On Mon, 27 Nov 2006 13:07:02 -0000, Stephen Farrell
<stephen.farrell at cs.tcd.ie> wrote:
> Charles Lindsey wrote:
>> On Sat, 25 Nov 2006 06:25:27 -0000, Jim Fenton <fenton at cisco.com> wrote:
>>> It's not entirely forgotten; section 2.3 of draft-allman-dkim-ssp-02
>>> discusses multiple From addresses. We thought about resolving the
>>> ambiguity by (1) arbitrarily picking the first address in the From
>>> header field, (2) picking the address in the Sender header field, or
>>> (3) querying SSP for all addresses in the From header field, and
>>> combining them somehow. We picked (1), ...
>> And there I think you picked the wrong one.
> Fair enough that you disagree, but the main point though is that
> the WG reached rough consensus.
>> I have seen sufficient comments from others to the effect that the
>> Sender needs to be looked at in many situations that this matter
>> probably ought to be reviewed (does that mean raising an Issue?).
> No. For base, Barry and I are using a scheme where re-opening a
> decided issue (which is what you'd presumably like in this case)
> requires N people supporting, for some informally defined, but
> increasing, value of N ....
That is fair comment, but there seem to be an awful lot of people still
discussing the Role of Sender (and even List-ID and Return-Path) as
possible signing domains.
OK, this is a petition for reopening this Issue. That gives 1 vote, but
you will need lots more to take action. So I invite anyone else who
supports this view to reply with a +1. If there is insufficient support,
then I will shut up.
Here are a few examples of recent posts which seem to want to explore
John Glube 15 Nov 2006 14:33:54 -0500
Frank Ellerman 22 Nov 2006 21:24:52 +0100
Hector Santos 24 Nov 2006 09:17:46 -0500
Michael Thomas 24 Nov 2006 08:47:13 -0800
Douglas Otis 27 Nov 2006 14:20:53 -0800
Charles Lindsey 27 Nov 2006 12:53:47 -0000
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