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

From: Stefan Eissing <stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>
Date: Mon, 6 Nov 2006 09:49:12 +0100
Message-Id: <40A8705B-CE35-47FC-AD12-3EAF15539C5D@greenbytes.de>
Cc: Robert Sayre <sayrer@gmail.com>, "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "Henrik Nordstrom" <hno@squid-cache.org>, "Jamie Lokier" <jamie@shareable.org>, "HTTP Working Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
To: Lisa Dusseault <lisa@osafoundation.org>


Am 05.11.2006 um 23:54 schrieb Lisa Dusseault:

>
> I wouldn't want to deprecate a feature that was useful (although  
> the fact that it is used isn't necessarily proof it's useful if  
> it's only servers that use it).  I appreciate discussion on whether  
> it's too useful to deprecate.

I would appreciate if the one willing to change the spec argues for  
the changes and makes a compelling case. Having to argue to keep  
features "in" does not compute.

In case of doubt, deployed protocols are innocent.

//Stefan
Received on Monday, 6 November 2006 16:24:42 GMT

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