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Re: more on digest (was: Unidentified subject!)

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@kiwi.ics.uci.edu>
Date: Sat, 03 Jan 1998 01:06:09 -0800
To: Paul Leach <paulle@microsoft.com>
cc: John Franks <john@math.nwu.edu>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org, http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Message-ID: <9801030113.aa13286@paris.ics.uci.edu>
>Does it (Apache proxy) canonicalize any other headers? If the incoming Date,
>L-M, and Expires are already canonical, does the exact string value change
>(spaces inserted, e.g.)?

The canonical format does not allow extra (or less) spaces, so a canonical
date should not change.  Apache doesn't change any other header fields,
near as I can tell from looking at the code.

....Roy
Received on Saturday, 3 January 1998 21:36:13 EST

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