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Re: [Ietf-http-auth] Updating RFC 2617 (HTTP Digest) to use UTF-8

From: Robert Sayre <sayrer@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Oct 2006 13:49:38 -0400
Message-ID: <68fba5c50610171049y6e96f8bfkadfd136d75ea4794@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Mark Nottingham" <mnot@mnot.net>
Cc: "Lisa Dusseault" <lisa@osafoundation.org>, lists@ingostruck.de, "Larry Masinter" <masinter@gmail.com>, "HTTP Working Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

On 10/17/06, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net> wrote:
>
> I think the big question is whether...
>
> That's because whether or not 2617 is revised, 2616 needs to clarify
> when encoding of headers is required.

The /first/ question is whether the IETF is a suitable venue. I am not
the only person wondering, so I'll reiterate:

> How do efforts to update these specs relate to the normative folklore
> regarding mandatory to implement security technologies?

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Robert Sayre

"I would have written a shorter letter, but I did not have the time."
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