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Re: HTTP Age Header Field (Section 14.6) - should overflow value be 2^31 or (2^31)-1?

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Mon, 13 Mar 2000 13:14:54 -0800
To: Matthew Delco <delco@CS.Berkeley.EDU>
Cc: http-wg@hplb.hpl.hp.com
Message-ID: <20000313131454.A5922@mnot.net>
On Mon, Mar 13, 2000 at 11:46:45AM -0800, Matthew Delco wrote:
> header with a value [larger than it can represent]".  Anyway, I doubt
> there will ever be a page that's almost 70 years old, but it struck me as
> odd nonetheless.

More to the point, it's a big cache indeed that keeps an object for that
long without validating it...

*grin*

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Mark Nottingham
http://www.mnot.net/
Received on Monday, 13 March 2000 21:15:12 EST

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