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Re: Redirection MUST NOTs

From: David Morris <dwm@xpasc.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Nov 2003 16:07:10 -0800 (PST)
Cc: <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.33.0311051604530.20730-100000@egate.xpasc.com>

Doesn't matter what your Agent knows, what matters is what any user-agent
is entitled to do. Better that your agent has a documented non-conformance
than to relax a protocol requirement.

Furthermore, since your agent has this trust relationship hard coded, I
would assert that the 'user' decision to accept a redirect has been made
and there is no protocol issue.

Dave Morris

On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Mark Baker wrote:

> On Wed, Nov 05, 2003 at 09:20:58AM -0800, David Morris wrote:
> > Even so: a) The user did not choose this proxy trust relationship
>
> My agent is an automata, not a browser, and it's hardcoded to trust
> "auth1".
>
> Mark.
>
Received on Wednesday, 5 November 2003 19:23:22 GMT

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