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Re: Query string cacheability

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Fri, 21 May 2010 16:06:53 +1000
Cc: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <3A6F4195-83D9-49F8-8CDE-6B73BD96B855@mnot.net>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
If we mention anything, it should be for content producers who believe that URIs with query strings won't be cached.

On 21/05/2010, at 12:09 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> On 20.05.2010 00:09, Roy T. Fielding wrote:
>> I would prefer to remove the paragraph from the spec.  It was not true when
>> it was added, it isn't true now, and it won't be true tomorrow.
>> ....Roy
> How about removing that, but including a statement that for historic reasons, some caches will default to non-cacheable, thus it might be needed to explicitly specify an expiration time?
> Best regards, Julian

Mark Nottingham     http://www.mnot.net/
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