[announce] Delegation of responsibility for spec finalisation

Petite Abeille petite.abeille at gmail.com
Tue Mar 2 08:14:06 GMT 2021



> On Mar 2, 2021, at 01:52, Sean Conner <sean at conman.org> wrote:
> 
>> Second question: is there any reasonable way to decouple the Transport
>> Layer Security requirement from the Gemini protocol itself?
> 
>  Short answer:  no.

Let me rephrase the question: would it be possible to edit the Gemini specification in such a way that it makes TLS a SHOULD, not a MUST.

This is purely an editorial adjustment, which would leave the door open for alternative transport layer  beside TLS.

Thoughts?

±0¢



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