[xmlsec] nss updates

Aleksey Sanin aleksey at aleksey.com
Mon Jul 28 22:38:44 PDT 2003

The XMLEnc specification does not have key type dependency for
key transport / key wrapping. And I wonder why do you need it? Are you
sure that produced result would match the one that XMLEnc spec


Andrew Fan wrote:

> Aleksey Sanin wrote:
>>> I'm not sure this distinction is visible in the
>>> Transform Klass that does the RSA wrapping.  Aleksey?.
>>> In order for me to use PK11_PubWrapSymKey instead of
>>> PK11_PubEncryptRaw, I need to know the type of the
>>> key I'm wrapping.
>> I am not sure you can get it easily right now. First of all, I would 
>> suggest
>> to check that PK11_PubWrapSymKey() produces the format required by 
>> xmlenc specification.
> Can I get something from xmlSecTransformCtx? You know, when wraping a 
> key,  firstly, a key data should should be known; when unwraping a 
> key, the result should be used to create a new key data. So from the 
> chain, can I get the key type?
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