Shib Metadata

Mark Hunt mhunt at
Thu Sep 18 15:06:21 EDT 2014

I have since fixed that entityID issue, I’m going through now and trying
to validate against something else, and will report back. Does the
position of the KeyDescriptors really matter? Who/What parses an xml doc
based on the position in the hierarchy and not on the xml path?

On 9/18/14, 3:03 PM, "Cantor, Scott" <cantor.2 at> wrote:

>On 9/18/14, 2:51 PM, "Mark Hunt" <mhunt at> wrote:
>>I¹m trying to get the attached metadata to upload to
>> <> but the error I¹m getting is
>>not really helpful in figuring out what is wrong. "The file you are
>>attempting to upload is not valid metadata. Please correct any errors and
>>try again² This is a custom saml implementation in Ruby that
>> I¹m trying to get Shib to work with along side my other SSO code for
>>ADFS servers. Any help would be appreciated, thanks.
>Well, just eyeballing, the KeyDescriptors are in the wrong spot, they
>should be earlier in the element. The entityID is also invalid (not a
>URI), though that's not causing the problem.
>-- Scott
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