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Re: nested comments [was: Ticket 162, was: Ambiguity in ABNF for comment]

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Mon, 4 May 2009 15:52:37 +1000
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <B1E09AC5-8CD1-481B-A0D7-DBF68A15AD32@mnot.net>
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
A pity. Is discouraging this in future implementations a bad thing?


On 04/05/2009, at 3:49 PM, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:

> * Mark Nottingham wrote:
>> I've never seen an nested comment, and agree that they're nasty to
>> handle.
>
> I have plenty of those in my logs, for example, in the User-Agent
> header,
>
>  Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686 (x86_64); en-US; rv:1.9.0.8)
>    Gecko/2009032811 Iceweasel/3.0.7
>
>  GoogleEarth/5.0.11337.1968(Windows;Microsoft Windows Vista
>    (Service Pack 0);no;kml:2.2;client:Free;type:default)
>
>  Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 5.1; Trident/4.0;
>    GTB5; Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; ...
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