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Re: i24: Requiring Allow in 405 responses

From: Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Date: Fri, 14 Mar 2008 01:07:20 +0100
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: John Kemp <john@jkemp.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1205453240.10356.112.camel@HenrikLaptop>

On Mon, 2008-03-03 at 17:24 +0100, Julian Reschke wrote:
> I think that would relax it too much; it's almost making it useless.
> 
> My preference would be to use Mark's text, and also relax the "SHOULD 
> believe" requirement for the client.

What exacly is the problem with the client requirement "SHOULD be
followed"?

It's a recommendation that IF the server has indicated a list of
supported methods the client should not try to use methods outside this
set unless is has specific reasons to go against the servers
recommendation.

Regards
Henrik
Received on Friday, 14 March 2008 00:08:35 GMT

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