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Re: Correct status code for unknown transfer-encoding

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2009 14:57:31 +0200
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <qbf1t45cdj9q1dtfftdleufilrnd01sl4h@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>
* Julian Reschke wrote:
>Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
>> * Julian Reschke wrote:
>>> over on stackoverflow.com, somebody asked for the right status code to 
>>> return when the request has a TE: header with an unknown transfer coding 
>> 
>> (It would be better to abbreviate Transfer-Encoding with T-E, not TE.)
>
>Missing the smiley here, or are you suggesting to change the protocol on 
>the wire? (in which case we should first fix Referer).

I was suggesting that writing TE: when you mean Transfer-Encoding: is
a bad idea because TE: and Transfer-Encoding: are different headers.
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