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Re: i37 - Vary and non-existant headers

From: Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Date: Sat, 17 Nov 2007 21:58:14 +0100
To: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>
Cc: Jamie Lokier <jamie@shareable.org>, "'HTTP Working Group'" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1195333094.30372.255.camel@henriknordstrom.net>
On fre, 2007-11-16 at 09:46 +1300, Adrien de Croy wrote:

> E.g. if an original request for something contained an Accept-Language 
> header specifying many acceptable languages, the response comes back 
> with one of those languages.  If a subsequent request comes in which 
> will accept the language that is cached, should that be served back or not?

Depends on if the cache have seen that Accep-language header previosly,
and if not if the server supports If-None-Match.

Please read RFC2616 13.6  Caching Negotiated Responses one more time.

Regards
Henrik

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