Generic Security Service API Version 2: Java Bindings Update
RFC 5653

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Subject: Protocol Action: 'Generic Security Service API Version 
         2 : Java Bindings Update' to Proposed Standard 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'Generic Security Service API Version 2 : Java Bindings Update '
   <draft-ietf-kitten-rfc2853bis-05.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the Kitten (GSS-API Next Generation) 
Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Tim Polk and Pasi Eronen.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:
http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-kitten-rfc2853bis-05.txt

Technical Summary

This document clarifies and updates the Java bindings specification for
the Generic Security Services Application Programming Interface
(GSS-API) version 2.

Working Group Summary

This document is a product of the kitten working group.  The working
group process was unremarkable.

Document Quality

There are at three vendors that have implemented the GSS-API Java
bindings; this ID is an update to synchronize with the known
implementations.

Personnel

Shawn M. Emery <Shawn.Emery@Sun.COM> is the document shepherd for
this document.  Tim Polk is the responsible AD.

RFC Editor Note

Please insert the following into the header:

     Obsoletes: 2853 (if approved)

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