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Re: i28 proposed replacement text

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Mon, 12 May 2008 02:45:48 +0200
To: Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <e94f24pairtl7930j24d1v8rg1bo29vqnj@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Henrik Nordstrom wrote:
>3. If a Transfer-Encoding header field (Section 14.41) is present, and
>   has a value other than "identity", then the transfer-length
>   is defined by closing the connection.

I agree with your interpretation of the current text. I do note that,
if we change the text, we should use the opportunity to clarify how
to handle 

  Transfer-Encoding: identity;foo=bar

and perhaps

  Transfer-Encoding: gzip,identity

It is easy to misread "value other than".
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