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Re: Query on 5.5.8 Accept

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@avron.ICS.UCI.EDU>
Date: Wed, 11 Jan 1995 15:14:26 -0800
To: Mike Cowlishaw <mfc@vnet.ibm.com>
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <9501111514.aa25433@paris.ics.uci.edu>
Mike Cowlishaw writes:

> The augmented BNF for Accept shows that only a single media type may
> be specified, but the second paragraph implies that multiple types
> are allowed, and two of the examples show a syntax with commas.
> Something missing in the BNF?

Nope.  The "1#(" at the beginning is the short-form for a comma-separated list.


......Roy Fielding   ICS Grad Student, University of California, Irvine  USA
                                     <fielding@ics.uci.edu>
                     <URL:http://www.ics.uci.edu/dir/grad/Software/fielding>
Received on Wednesday, 11 January 1995 15:26:45 EST

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