On 3/7/18 12:58 PM, Eric Rescorla wrote:
> > - TLS SignatureScheme Registry: Values with the first byte in the
> > range 0-253 (decimal) are assigned via Specification Required
> > [RFC8126]. Values with the first byte 254 or 255 (decimal) are
> > reserved for Private Use [RFC8126]. Values with the first byte in
> > the range 0-6 or with the second byte in the range 0-3 that are
> > not currently allocated are reserved for backwards compatibility.
> Unless I misunderstand the compatibility mechanisms here, the
> first byte=0-6 seems to assume that no further assignments will be
> the "TLS HashAlgorithm Registry" (after 4492bis lands). If this is
the case, I
> would expect the IANA considerations section to include a request
that the IANA
> close the table to further registrations. The same comment applies
> SignatureAlgorithm Registry.
Agreed, but I'd like to hear from the chairs.
I think we're still waiting to hear from the chairs on this topic.
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