[REBOL] Re: rebol and electronic-signature ...
From: g:santilli:tiscalinet:it at: 30-Apr-2003 15:43
On Wednesday, April 30, 2003, 2:32:36 PM, you wrote:
PK> I am not sure I understand the issue correctly, but am I correct that
PK> electronic signature is "just" public key file attached to the end of
PK> the email?
A signature is a hash of the document encrypted with the private key.
PK> "Certificate handling is not supported. REBOL does check the validity of
PK> server certificates internally, but no mechanism exists to access the
PK> certificate chain from REBOL scripts, and client certificates cannot be
By the wording, this seems to refer to SSL handling.
Anyway, you'd have to handle certificates (i.e. parsing and
generation) by yourself I think.
Gabriele Santilli <[g--santilli--tiscalinet--it]> -- REBOL Programmer
Amigan -- AGI L'Aquila -- REB: http://web.tiscali.it/rebol/index.r