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Re: Expect: 100-continue and proxies

From: Joe Orton <joe@manyfish.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 14 May 2010 11:11:18 +0100
To: Henrik Nordström <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20100514101117.GA9882@manyfish.co.uk>
On Fri, May 14, 2010 at 11:52:24AM +0200, Henrik Nordström wrote:
> mån 2010-02-22 klockan 09:36 +0000 skrev Joe Orton:
> '
> > Ah, I wasn't clear here: httpd/mod_proxy will, given a request 
> > containing "Expect: 100-continue":
> > 
> > 1) send the request including the Expect header to the next hop
> > 2) generate and send a "100 Continue" to the client
> 
> 2 there is a clear violation. Intermediaries MUST NOT generate 1xx
> responses.

I can't find that explicit requirement in 2616; am I missing it, or 
should it simply be implied from the MUST requirement to forward Expect?

Regards, Joe
Received on Friday, 14 May 2010 10:12:27 GMT

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