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Re: Digesting headers

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 29 Feb 1996 10:25:45 -0500
Message-Id: <9602291525.AA19595@www20>
To: John Franks <john@math.nwu.edu>
Cc: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@avron.ICS.UCI.EDU>, Paul Leach <paulle@microsoft.com>, http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com, hallam@w3.org
John Franks writes:

> What about the date header being part of the data digested for the
> message-digest.  Is it unsafe to assume that proxies will not mangle
> the origin-server Date: header?

Caching proxies will do so.


Henrik Frystyk Nielsen, <frystyk@w3.org>
World-Wide Web Consortium, MIT/LCS NE43-356
545 Technology Square, Cambridge MA 02139, USA
Received on Thursday, 29 February 1996 07:29:08 UTC

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