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Re: Expires, Last-Modified, Pragma: no-cache etc.

From: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Aug 1995 10:47:26 PDT
To: snowhare@netimages.com
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <95Aug17.104740pdt.2763@golden.parc.xerox.com>
> Too many browsers have either truely broken implementations or no
> implementation at all. Mosaic is a particular offender on that front.

> The cleanest solution to the whole problem is no-cache.

Let me repeat this:

If current system elements don't properly implement the current
protocol, adding more protocol they also don't implement doesn't solve
the problem.

If changing broken system elements to implement the current protocol
correctly fixes the problem, we don't need protocol changes.
Received on Thursday, 17 August 1995 10:49:46 UTC

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