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Re: Is 100-Continue hop-by-hop?

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@kiwi.ics.uci.edu>
Date: Fri, 11 Jul 1997 17:03:29 -0700
To: Koen Holtman <koen@win.tue.nl>
Cc: http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <9707111713.aa09590@paris.ics.uci.edu>
>But I guess that what he actually had in mind was 
>
>  <copy request> <100 response about progress=50%> <100 response about
>  progress=100%> <200 OK response to copy request>
>
>And this latter case would indeed work through a multiplexing proxy
>(though the code would have to be 101 or something, with semantics
>slightly different from 100). 

101 is already being used, but yes it would definitely have to be
a new 1xx code.  Extensibility is meant to be used.

.....Roy
Received on Friday, 11 July 1997 18:22:25 EDT

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