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Re: SDSI syntax

At 12:24 PM 5/6/96 EDT, Ron Rivest wrote:
>Bob Jueneman notes that large files (e.g. photos) and other documents may
>be common, as part of the discussion on canonicalization.

One can use a (location,hash) pair to stand for any object -- no matter what
size.  I, for one, would rather not send digitized photos or voice along as
part of a certificate I was using to get FTP access to some site.  I would
want that to be small -- possibly referring to such objects and
incorporating them by reference but not schlepping them.

 - Carl

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