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

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sun, 05 Nov 2006 20:04:41 +0100
Message-ID: <454E35C9.4000504@gmx.de>
To: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@osafoundation.org>
CC: Henrik Nordstrom <hno@squid-cache.org>, Jamie Lokier <jamie@shareable.org>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

Lisa Dusseault schrieb:
> Sounds like a trigger to at least consider obsoleting, dropping or 
> deprecating the feature.

Dropping it would be an incompatible change, breaking lots of existing 
servers (which do send it, and if recipients ignored them caches would 
break).

I don't think there's an alternative to clarifying it.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Sunday, 5 November 2006 19:04:47 GMT

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