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 directories. This draft is a work item of the HyperText Transfer Protocol 
 Working Group of the IETF.                                                

       Title     : Proposed HTTP State Management Mechanism                
       Author(s) : D. Kristol, L. Montulli
       Filename  : draft-ietf-http-state-mgmt-03.txt, .ps
       Pages     : 19
       Date      : 07/19/1996

This document specifies a way to create a stateful session with HTTP 
requests and responses.  It describes two new headers, Cookie and requests 
and responses.  It describes two new headers, Cookie and Set-Cookie, which 
carry state information between participating origin servers and user 
agents.  The method described here differs from Netscape's Cookie proposal,
but it can interoperate with HTTP/1.0 user agents that use Netscape's 
method.  (See the HISTORICAL section.)                                     

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