Rationalized signing support. Profile requirements, Relying Party configs, and SAML...
[java-idp.git] / src / edu / internet2 / middleware / shibboleth / common / IdentityProvider.java
index 7ff1d8b..cf4bb52 100644 (file)
@@ -42,10 +42,9 @@ public interface IdentityProvider {
        public String getProviderId();
 
        /**
-        * Returns the credential that this provider uses to sign SAML responses and assertions, or <code>null</code> if
-        * responses should not be signed.
+        * Returns the credential that this provider uses to sign SAML responses and assertions.
         * 
-        * @return the credential or <code>null</code>
+        * @return the credential
         */
        public Credential getSigningCredential();