[regext] Roman Danyliw's Discuss on draft-ietf-regext-data-escrow-05: (with DISCUSS and COMMENT)

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** Section 6.1.  Please provide a normative reference to XML Schema.

** Section 6.1. The schema defines types “clIDType” and “rrType” but their use
isn’t explained in the text and they don’t appear to be used in the definition
of <deposit>.

** Section 11.  Was a requirement to secure the deposit data at rest
considered?  The text here suggests that such details needed to be worked out
individually.  However, Section 9 notes that the whole deposit is likely to be
confidential.  It would seem best practice to store such sensitive information


** I didn’t follow how this draft fits with EPP or RDAP per the REGEXT charter
(and neither of these protocols are references).

** Section 5.1. @resend.  How does the registry know the escrow deposit failed
to increment this attribute and resend?

** Section 5.1.2.  <version>.  The schema indicates that this should be set to
1.0, but this isn’t said in the text.  How should an implementation process a
version number it doesn’t recognize?

** Section 10.  Per “As such, the registry transmitting the data to the escrow
agent _should_ take all the necessary precautions …”, why isn’t this a “_MUST_
take all necessary precautions …”?  Under what circumstances would transport
security not be desirable?