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Re: update: http progress notification

From: Henrik Nordström <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Date: Wed, 26 May 2010 20:00:41 +0200
To: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1274896841.7394.11.camel@henriknordstrom.net>
mån 2010-05-24 klockan 13:13 +1200 skrev Adrien de Croy:

> Tests with unmodified Firefox and IE showed no problem with multiple 102 
> responses prior to the final response as well (even though this won't be 
> an issue since the draft proposes the client explicitly advertises support).

Hmm.. is that explicit negotiation really needed?

Checking.. right the specs says "Unexpected 1xx status responses MAY be
ignored by a user agent", not MUST, so sending progress updates MAY
break HTTP/1.1 compliant clients.

The question however is if that perhaps should be a MUST?

Regards
Henrik
Received on Wednesday, 26 May 2010 18:01:16 GMT

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