Review of Projects/GSSAPI DCE concluding December 14, 2008

Sam Hartman hartmans at MIT.EDU
Mon Dec 1 16:57:40 EST 2008

>>>>> "Nicolas" == Nicolas Williams <Nicolas.Williams at> writes:

    Nicolas> On Mon, Dec 01, 2008 at 04:12:53PM -0500, Jeffrey
    Nicolas> Hutzelman wrote:
    >> I have to ask why you're proposing adding proprietary
    >> extensions to the GSS-API involving structures and functions
    >> with gss_* names.  It seems like this is a suitable subject for
    >> standardization, and while you may not be interested in going
    >> down that route, using gss_* names without doing so seems like
    >> an exceptionally poor choice.

    Nicolas> Well, we really should just wrap up the IANA registry of
    Nicolas> GSS-API namespaces and then Luke and Sam could register
    Nicolas> these extensions.

Making sure that we are aligned with GSS-API iana is budgeted for and
in scope.  I definitely should have noted this as an open issue in the

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