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RE: http-parameters registry vs RFC 2616

From: Larry Masinter <LMM@acm.org>
Date: Mon, 24 Oct 2005 15:19:44 -0700
To: "'IANA'" <iana@iana.org>
Cc: hardie@qualcomm.com, "'Scott Hollenbeck'" <sah@428cobrajet.net>, bjoern@hoehrmann.de, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-id: <000601c5d8e9$09779a60$46832099@corp.adobe.com>

>  http://www.iana.org/assignments/http-parameters is out of sync with RFC
> 2616 which established the registry. Under "HTTP Transfer Coding Values"
> only "chunked" is listed, while RFC 2616 section 3.6 notes

RFC 2616 calls for two IANA registries, content-coding tokens
and transfer-coding tokens.

Content-coding (section 3.5) should contain
     gzip, compress, deflate, identity.
Transfer-coding (section 3.6) should contain
     chunked, identity, gzip, compress, deflate

Yes, some tokens (gzip, compress, identity) appear in both.

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