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From: Dave Kristol <dmk@bell-labs.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 1998 10:45:23 -0500
Message-Id: <365C2613.7131@bell-labs.com>
To: HTTP Working Group <http-wg@hplb.hpl.hp.com>, HTTP State Mgmt List <http-state@lists.research.bell-labs.com>

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A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts directories.
This draft is a work item of the IESG.

	Title		: Applicability Statement for HTTP State Management
	Author(s)	: K. Moore
	Filename	: draft-iesg-http-cookies-00.txt
	Pages		: 8
	Date		: 23-Nov-98
	
The mechanisms described in 'HTTP State Management Mechanism' [RFC-
XXXX]  and  its  predecessor  [RFC-2109], can be used for many different
purposes.  Even though this protocol has been approved for the  Internet
standards track, some current and potential uses of the protocol are not
within the scope of the standard approved by IESG.  This memo identifies
specific  uses  of  HTTP  State Management protocol which are either (a)
nonstandard and thus  not  recommended  by  IETF,  or  (b)  nonstandard,
believed  to  be  harmful,  and  discouraged.   This  memo  also details
additional privacy considerations which are  not  covered  by  the  HTTP
State Management protocol specification.

Internet-Drafts are available by anonymous FTP.  Login with the username
"anonymous" and a password of your e-mail address.  After logging in,
type "cd internet-drafts" and then
	"get draft-iesg-http-cookies-00.txt".
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