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EDIT: Section 11.1 userid-password

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@avron.ICS.UCI.EDU>
Date: Thu, 02 May 1996 03:03:51 -0700
To: jg@w3.org
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <9605020303.aa15701@paris.ics.uci.edu>
I cut too many corners on this one -- the BNF is ambiguous.
Please change

    basic-cookie   = <base64 [7] encoding of userid-password,
                               except not limited to 76 char/line>

    userid-password = [ token ] ":" *TEXT

to

    basic-cookie   = <base64 [7] encoding of user-pass,
                      except not limited to 76 char/line>

    user-pass = userid ":" password

    userid    = [ token ]
    password  = *TEXT


 ...Roy T. Fielding
    Department of Information & Computer Science    (fielding@ics.uci.edu)
    University of California, Irvine, CA 92717-3425    fax:+1(714)824-4056
    http://www.ics.uci.edu/~fielding/
Received on Thursday, 2 May 1996 03:15:31 EDT

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