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Re: (IPng) Re: Proposed message on perfect forward security


>Date: Wed, 15 Mar 1995 19:00:47 +0500
>From: Theodore Ts'o <tytso@MIT.EDU>

>Well, that suggests one possible compromise --- which is that draft is
>modified to remove the comment deprecating in-band keying, but also
>stating that the intention is that the expectation is that the base
>level key exchange method will be using an out-of-band key exchange

>Is this something that everyone can live with?

Yes regarding the subject/topic of keying in the specs. This states the
base key exchange method and does not mention others that may develop.
This will let competition exist which IMHO is OK for any proposed
standard evolution, and in fact good.