WKD lookup

Jürgen Schäpker Juergen.Schaepker at giepa.de
Sun Nov 6 14:06:32 CET 2016


 >This doesn't seem to be a concern of this (draft) standard. HTTP Host: 
is well
 >standardized and defined. You should solve this there, in your 
 >This is just sensible layering of protocols. You should strive to solve 
 >problems in the correct layer. Sometimes a little layering violation is 
 >the lesser of evils, but I really don't think that applies here.

You will not increase the adoption rate for OpenPGP if the standard just 
creates unnecessary requirements for no good reason.

I see no advantage why the hash should be calculated from local-part 
only and not from the full Email-address.

 >with IDN! That only makes it worse. How many independent IDN 
 >in how many layers do you want to add?

One might be enough, on MUA and WKD server. libidn ToASCII should be 
able do it, not?

best regards,

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