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Re: Issue 196, was: #110: how to determine what entity a response carries

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2010 21:08:40 +1000
Cc: "Thomson, Martin" <Martin.Thomson@andrew.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>, =JeffH <Jeff.Hodges@KingsMountain.com>
Message-Id: <826144AE-EFAE-4422-BB88-38801ABE7335@mnot.net>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Works for me.

On 26/04/2010, at 9:00 PM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> On 23.04.2010 05:46, Thomson, Martin wrote:
>> Mark:
>>> Suggested introduction:
>>> 
>>> HTTP requests often do not carry the absolute-URI [ref to 3986] for
>>> they are intended; instead, the value needs to be inferred from the
>>> request-target, Host header and other context. The result of this
>>> process is the "Effective Request URI."
>> 
>> The first part of this sentence doesn't parse for me.  Perhaps:
>> 
>>   HTTP requests often do not carry an absolute URI [RFC3986].  The absolute URI is instead inferred from the...
>> ...
> 
> Oh.
> 
> Proposal:
> 
> "HTTP requests often do not carry the absolute URI ([RFC3986], Section 4.3) for the resource they are intended for; instead, the value needs to be inferred from the request-target, Host header and other context. The result of this process is the "Effective Request URI"."
> 
> (I think have the ABNF components from which the URI is derived from is fine).
> 
> Best regards, Julian


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