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Re: PROPOSAL: i74: Encoding for non-ASCII headers

From: Martin Duerst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>
Date: Tue, 01 Apr 2008 16:05:09 +0900
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To: Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Cc: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

At 08:36 08/03/30, Henrik Nordstrom wrote:

>The only iso-8859-1 use that is interop dependent is in authentication I
>think. But there MAY Be some interop charset dependencies in cookies as
>well..

My personal guess would be that cookies as implemented are essentially
bytes-in-bytes-out, i.e. what's sent from the server is sent back
again by the client.

Regards,    Martin.


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