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Re: Section 4.2 :determining length

From: <jg@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 31 May 96 22:44:21 -0400
Message-Id: <9606010244.AA06337@zorch.w3.org>
To: Paul Leach <paulle@microsoft.com>
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Paul Leach says:

>Section 4.2 says:
>[ the length of the body is determined by one of the following:]
>...
>4.	Send the message using the MIME "multipart/byteranges" Content-Type,
>which is self-delimiting.  This Content-Type MUST NOT be used unless the
>sender knows that the recipient can parse it; the presence in a request
>of a Range header with multiple byte-range specifiers implies that the
>client can parse multipart/byteranges responses.
>
>Not parallel construction with the other bullet items.
>
>Suggest:
>
>4. If  the message uses the MIME "multipart/byteranges" Content-Type,
>which is self-delimiting, then that defines the length.  This
>Content-Type MUST NOT be used unless the sender knows that the recipient
>can parse it; the presence in a request of a Range header with multiple
>byte-range specifiers implies that the client can parse
>multipart/byteranges responses.

Seems like a good rewrite.  Done...
				- Jim
Received on Friday, 31 May 1996 19:49:54 EDT

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