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Re: Relative ordering of fields in HTTP request

From: Scott Lawrence <scott@skrb.org>
Date: Wed, 5 Nov 2003 09:53:39 -0500 (EST)
To: Srikanth Kandula <kandula@MIT.EDU>
Cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <m3oevqamun.fsf@kathmandu.pingtel.com>



Srikanth Kandula <kandula@MIT.EDU> writes:

> My current understanding is that header fields (say Accept: and
> Connection: ) can fit inside a request header in any order.  Is this
> correct?

Yes.

> If yes, is there a method by which one can enforce that a
> certain field appear in certain order.
>
> More generally can the HTTP Server have a say in the ordering of
> request header fields?

No.

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