[mail-vet-discuss] Degrading DKIM "fail" to "neutral" (was Re: Last Call: ...)
sm at resistor.net
Tue Dec 2 14:07:03 PST 2008
At 13:20 02-12-2008, Murray S. Kucherawy wrote:
>A general question: Is it appropriate for this draft to assist directly
>in the enforcement of a normative SHOULD from other drafts?
>One response I got to some queries about this issue went as far as
>saying verifiers SHOULD NOT degrade "fail" to "neutral" despite this
>concern, thereby limiting that action only to well-considered local
It's called local policy for a reason. In practice, it's not always
well-considered. You can have guidance about what the operator could
consider in making the decision. However, a normative SHOULD doesn't
belong in such a discussion as it's dictating local policy then.
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