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RE: Allow is not in 13.5.2

From: Travis Snoozy (Volt) <a-travis@microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 2 Jan 2007 10:55:39 -0800
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
CC: "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <86EDC3963F04D546BED8996F77D290F6049D117DF3@NA-EXMSG-C138.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>

Mark Nottingham said:
> Added as i53;
>    http://www.w3.org/Protocols/HTTP/1.1/rfc2616bis/issues/index.html#i53
>

Server is missing, too.

> On 2006/12/21, at 11:55 AM, Travis Snoozy (Volt) wrote:
>
> >
> > Section 14.7 states:
> >
> > "A proxy MUST NOT modify the Allow header field even if it does not
> > understand all the methods specified, since the user agent might
> > have other
> > means of communicating with the origin server."
> >
> > However, section 13.5.2 (Non-modifiable Headers) makes no mention
> > of Allow. This seems like an error, but I'm not entirely sure what
> > the fix should be -- remove 13.5.2 and push the (not-)modifiable
> > information in the definition of the respective headers, or to
> > maintain 13.5.2 in parallel with all of the header definitions, or
> > to push all the information out of the header definitions into 13.5.2.
> >
> > The easy fix for now would be to just make a mention of allow in
> > 13.5.2.
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