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Re: Headers-Not-Recognized for HTTP

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Tue, 23 Nov 2010 11:10:38 +0100
Message-ID: <4CEB931E.50200@gmx.de>
To: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>
CC: Sylvain Hellegouarch <sh@defuze.org>, Mykyta Yevstifeyev <evnikita2@gmail.com>, Robert Sanderson <azaroth42@gmail.com>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 23.11.2010 00:27, Adrien de Croy wrote:
>
> another option is to go back to the original issue.
>
> If you have a client-server application layered over HTTP that needs to
> know that certain information provided by the client is acted upon by
> the server, why not use something like SOAP, where this information is
> transported in the content, rather than the headers.
>
> this then doesn't provide incentive for people to proliferate new HTTP
> headers which would probably be either stripped or ignored by the vast
> majority of deployed infrastructure.
>
> Regards
>
> Adrien

RFC 2774 comes to mind.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Tuesday, 23 November 2010 10:11:21 GMT

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