Re: [TLS] '15 TLS Fall Interim Minutes

Ilari Liusvaara <ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi> Wed, 23 September 2015 15:36 UTC

Return-Path: <ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi>
X-Original-To: tls@ietfa.amsl.com
Delivered-To: tls@ietfa.amsl.com
Received: from localhost (ietfa.amsl.com [127.0.0.1]) by ietfa.amsl.com (Postfix) with ESMTP id 023C71A7022 for <tls@ietfa.amsl.com>; Wed, 23 Sep 2015 08:36:23 -0700 (PDT)
X-Virus-Scanned: amavisd-new at amsl.com
X-Spam-Flag: NO
X-Spam-Score: -1.901
X-Spam-Level:
X-Spam-Status: No, score=-1.901 tagged_above=-999 required=5 tests=[BAYES_00=-1.9, RCVD_IN_DNSWL_NONE=-0.0001, SPF_PASS=-0.001] autolearn=ham
Received: from mail.ietf.org ([4.31.198.44]) by localhost (ietfa.amsl.com [127.0.0.1]) (amavisd-new, port 10024) with ESMTP id k9Fow--4O3Yi for <tls@ietfa.amsl.com>; Wed, 23 Sep 2015 08:36:22 -0700 (PDT)
Received: from emh06.mail.saunalahti.fi (emh06.mail.saunalahti.fi [62.142.5.116]) (using TLSv1 with cipher ADH-AES256-SHA (256/256 bits)) (No client certificate requested) by ietfa.amsl.com (Postfix) with ESMTPS id 156AF1A7014 for <tls@ietf.org>; Wed, 23 Sep 2015 08:35:54 -0700 (PDT)
Received: from LK-Perkele-VII (a91-155-194-207.elisa-laajakaista.fi [91.155.194.207]) by emh06.mail.saunalahti.fi (Postfix) with ESMTP id 80BE069977; Wed, 23 Sep 2015 18:35:51 +0300 (EEST)
Date: Wed, 23 Sep 2015 18:35:51 +0300
From: Ilari Liusvaara <ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi>
To: "Dang, Quynh" <quynh.dang@nist.gov>
Message-ID: <20150923153551.GA25738@LK-Perkele-VII>
References: <A1F63168-7736-452D-BC1B-23B665D81989@sn3rd.com> <201509221945.13138.davemgarrett@gmail.com> <BN1PR09MB12487F74154B804CE2A672DF3440@BN1PR09MB124.namprd09.prod.outlook.com>
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8
Content-Disposition: inline
In-Reply-To: <BN1PR09MB12487F74154B804CE2A672DF3440@BN1PR09MB124.namprd09.prod.outlook.com>
User-Agent: Mutt/1.5.24 (2015-08-30)
Sender: Ilari Liusvaara <ilari.liusvaara@elisanet.fi>
Archived-At: <http://mailarchive.ietf.org/arch/msg/tls/X-w0nsX-0gYxNZALr1jN_yxS7Gg>
Cc: "tls@ietf.org" <tls@ietf.org>
Subject: Re: [TLS] '15 TLS Fall Interim Minutes
X-BeenThere: tls@ietf.org
X-Mailman-Version: 2.1.15
Precedence: list
List-Id: "This is the mailing list for the Transport Layer Security working group of the IETF." <tls.ietf.org>
List-Unsubscribe: <https://www.ietf.org/mailman/options/tls>, <mailto:tls-request@ietf.org?subject=unsubscribe>
List-Archive: <https://mailarchive.ietf.org/arch/browse/tls/>
List-Post: <mailto:tls@ietf.org>
List-Help: <mailto:tls-request@ietf.org?subject=help>
List-Subscribe: <https://www.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/tls>, <mailto:tls-request@ietf.org?subject=subscribe>
X-List-Received-Date: Wed, 23 Sep 2015 15:36:24 -0000

On Wed, Sep 23, 2015 at 01:43:29PM +0000, Dang, Quynh wrote:
> I am just curious why we need the content type here?
 
The "outer" content type is needed for backward compatiblity. The
"inner" content type is needed for stuff like handshake vs. alert or
appdata vs. alert.


-Ilari