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Re: Comment-URL question

From: Dave Kristol <dmk@bell-labs.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 1997 14:42:34 -0400
Message-Id: <33DCE81A.3F54BC7E@bell-labs.com>
To: hardie@nic.nasa.gov
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Ted Hardie wrote:
> 
> Reading through the current thread of mail messages
> on including a comment URL as an attribute to a cookie,
> I find I cannot determine whether there is any
> limitation on the location of the comment URL.  In
> other words, does the comment URL need to be on the
> same server as the resource producing the cooking
> about which it comments?
> 
> If not, does the server on which it resides need to
> domain-match the server from which the cookie is
> produced?
> 
> I raise these issues because there are a number of
> error conditions which can arise when the comment
> URL does not reside on the same server which do not
> otherwise come into play, and I am concerned with
> the complexity that handling those error conditions
> raises.

The new (proposed) draft imposes no restrictions on where CommentURL may
reside.  So I guess you'd better reaise your concerns about error
conditions.

Dave Kristol
Received on Monday, 28 July 1997 11:46:22 EDT

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