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Re: default for q-values in Accept-Language and elsewhere

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Wed, 07 May 2008 13:49:21 +0200
Message-ID: <48219741.5000504@gmx.de>
To: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>
CC: Martin Duerst <duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp>, 'HTTP Working Group' <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, LTRU Working Group <ltru@ietf.org>

Adrien de Croy wrote:
>> Looking at other subsections of Section 14, there is an explicit
>> default of q=1 for Accept and Accept-Charset, but I also didn't
>> find a default for Accept-Encoding.
>>
>> Please add this issue to your issue list unless you already
>> have it listed.
>>   
> 
> also the whole concept of q values only makes any sense if the default 
> value is 1.
> ...

I'd recommend that we state the default just once in the section that 
introduces qvalues 
(<http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/draft-ietf-httpbis-p3-payload-latest.html#rfc.section.3.4>) 
and remove the description everywhere else.

BR, Julian
Received on Wednesday, 7 May 2008 11:50:13 GMT

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