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Re: 301/302

From: Ben Laurie <ben@algroup.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 01 Aug 1997 19:10:39 +0100
Message-Id: <33E2269F.58C2DECA@algroup.co.uk>
To: John Franks <john@math.nwu.edu>
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
John Franks wrote:
> 
> On Fri, 1 Aug 1997, Ben Laurie wrote:
> 
> >
> > OK. It still seems to me that the correct thing to do is to fix CGI. A
> > simple thing to do would be to add a version header:
> >
> > CGI-Version: 1.1
> >
> > Absence of the header means the script is 1.0 compliant. This is not an
> > HTTP header - the server would strip it, I assume, and doctor other
> > headers as needed.
> >
> 
> The current (widely deployed) version of CGI is called version 1.1.
> This has nothing to do with HTTP versions.  Thus something other
> than "CGI-Version: 1.1" would be advisable to avoid confusion.

Sorry - I realised that as I was hitting send... I'd suggest
CGI-HTTP-Version instead.

Cheers,

Ben.

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