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Re: RE-VERSION

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@kiwi.ics.uci.edu>
Date: Mon, 11 Aug 1997 10:19:10 -0700
To: John Franks <john@math.nwu.edu>
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Message-Id: <9708111039.aa12023@paris.ics.uci.edu>
>We now learn that essentially all proxy implementors have incorrectly
>implemented this specification.  Indeed, they seem all to have
>implemented it in the SAME incorrect way.

Yes, but your assumption that this is due to the specification is wrong.
It is more likely due to the fact that all of these implementations
are based on the original CERN proxy.  It is more a case of us
still relying on lemming standards than standard specifications.

....Roy
Received on Monday, 11 August 1997 10:46:18 EDT

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