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Re: Expect: 100-continue and proxies

From: Henrik Nordström <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Date: Fri, 14 May 2010 13:57:06 +0200
To: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>
Cc: Joe Orton <joe@manyfish.co.uk>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <1273838226.10328.36.camel@localhost.localdomain>
fre 2010-05-14 klockan 23:20 +1200 skrev Adrien de Croy:

> does this really apply to all 1xx responses, or just 100-continue (which 
> is the only one defined for Expects)?

I would assume that new 1xx codes can be specified to be generated by
any server, proxies included. I do not see any reason why not.

> On that note, is  there any interest in resuscitating this I-D?  It's 
> still a major problem (AV scanning at an HTTP gateway).  In fact the 
> problem just keeps getting worse.

I think it's a good idea, and this is a good place as any to discuss it
even if outside httpbis charter.

What remains to be done in the spec as such?

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