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Re: ETags vs Variants, was: Revising RFC2616 - what's happening

From: Henrik Nordstrom <hno@squid-cache.org>
Date: Sat, 04 Nov 2006 21:04:38 +0100
To: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1162670678.11880.183.camel@henriknordstrom.net>
lör 2006-11-04 klockan 11:14 -0800 skrev Lisa Dusseault:
> Sounds like a trigger to at least consider obsoleting, dropping or
> deprecating the feature.

It's not much needed to make Vary work, and it's becoming more and more
important if caching of HTTP should at all be considered.

The main problem is that the current specifications allows for multiple
interpretations so nobody trusts it to anything meaningful.

Regards
Henrik


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