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Re: NEW: value space of status codes [#213]

From: David Morris <dwm@xpasc.com>
Date: Thu, 8 Jul 2010 07:10:37 -0700 (PDT)
cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
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On Thu, 8 Jul 2010, Julian Reschke wrote:

> 
> I really don't see the benefit. Maybe we want to use them in HTTP/1.2?
> 
> What's wrong with < 0 or > 999?

Parsing rules are different for the character string. Can't for example
enforce exactly 3 numeric digits.

Like private IP address space, I see potential value and little harm for
reserving status code values for private use. Perhaps just 0xx, 8xx, 9xx?

Dave Morris
Received on Thursday, 8 July 2010 14:11:12 GMT

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