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Re: I-D ACTION:draft-reschke-http-get-location-00.txt

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 30 Jul 2007 20:19:58 +0200
Message-ID: <46AE2BCE.7030308@gmx.de>
To: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

Hi,

this is a proposal that may build a bridge between the "hidden" Web 
(PROPFIND/REPORT/SEARCH and similar methods), and the pure Web (GET, 
cache validators).

HTML and XML versions at 
<http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/#draft-reschke-http-get-location>.

Feedback appreciated,

Julian


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> 	Title		: The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) GET-Location header
> 	Author(s)	: J. Reschke
> 	Filename	: draft-reschke-http-get-location-00.txt
> 	Pages		: 15
> 	Date		: 2007-7-30
> 	
>    Several hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP) extensions use methods
>    other than GET to expose information.  This has the drawback that
>    this kind of information is harder to identify (missing a URL to
>    which a GET request could be applied) and to cache.
> 
>    This document specifies a simple extension header through which a
>    server can advertise a substitute URL that an HTTP client
>    subsequently can use with the GET method.
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