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Re: HTTP 1.1 issue 13: 11 Access Authentication (ROSS13)

From: Jim Gettys <jg@pa.dec.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Nov 1998 12:30:35 -0800
Message-Id: <9811102030.AA12595@pachyderm.pa.dec.com>
To: Ross Patterson <ROSSP@SS1.Reston.VMD.Sterling.COM>
Cc: http-wg@hplb.hpl.hp.com


> In section 11 "Access Authentication", the statement
> 
>    "HTTP provides several OPTIONAL challenge-response authentication
>    mechanisms which MAY be used by a server to challenge a client
>    request and by a client to provide authentication information."
> 
> is not a requirement, so the "MAY" should be changed to "may".
> 

I'll change the "MAY" to "can".
			- Jim
Received on Tuesday, 10 November 1998 20:31:57 EST

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