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Re: i76: 305 Use Proxy

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 14 Feb 2008 14:27:02 +0100
Message-ID: <47B441A6.7070108@gmx.de>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
CC: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>

Mark Nottingham wrote:
> <http://www3.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/76>
> It's been suggested that we deprecate 305 Use Proxy, because it isn't 
> implemented in browsers as far as we can see, there are security 
> concerns, it isn't well-defined, and there isn't a known use case for it.
> I'm assuming that we'd do so by moving it into an appendix and 
> documenting it as such (much as 2616 did for many things).
> Thoughts?

For readability, I'd propose to leave it where it is, and just state 
that it's deprecated.

Otherwise, we probably would need more into an appendix as well (such as 
Payment Required).

BR, Julian
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