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Re: URI handling for Location

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 08 Apr 2009 13:55:05 +0200
To: "Julian Reschke" <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, "Mark Nottingham" <mnot@mnot.net>
Cc: "HTTP Working Group" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.ur2gp3yp64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>
On Wed, 08 Apr 2009 13:52:51 +0200, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>  
wrote:
> Mark Nottingham wrote:
>> ...
>> Regarding relative URIs -- changing their syntax to allow relative URIs  
>> would be a breaking change for existing implementations, so at first  
>> blush it's out of scope for HTTPbis (and indeed anything but HTTP/2.0).
>  > ...
>
> Indeed.

Deferring the issue to HTTP/2.0 does not solve the problem because  
implementations have to implement this for HTTP/1.1 (and likely earlier,  
haven't checked).


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Received on Wednesday, 8 April 2009 11:55:51 GMT

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