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RE: HTTP/0.9

From: Josh Cohen <joshco@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Mar 1998 00:16:31 -0800
Message-Id: <8B57882C41A0D1118F7100805F9F68B5CB8B83@red-msg-45.dns.microsoft.com>
To: 'Jeffrey Mogul' <mogul@pa.dec.com>, rlgray@us.ibm.com
Cc: HTTP Working Group <http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com>


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeffrey Mogul [mailto:mogul@pa.dec.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, March 24, 1998 10:39 AM
> To: rlgray@us.ibm.com
> Cc: HTTP Working Group
> Subject: Re: HTTP/0.9 
> 
> [http/0.9]
> Based on my reading of some server source code, I believe that instead
> of a Content-Type response header, the older browsers apparently
> understood a tag like <PLAINTEXT> to indicate non-HTML responses.
> (Someone will no doubt correct me if I'm wrong.)
> 
Is this <pre> </pre>
or does anyone remember anything different?

(This tweaked my curiosity)

> -Jeff
> 
Received on Wednesday, 25 March 1998 00:18:43 EST

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