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Re: #273: HTTP-Version should be redefined as fixed length pair of DIGIT . DIGIT

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Thu, 23 Jun 2011 08:08:46 +1000
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <50BBC875-5DA6-4120-B87F-A513654A2B8C@mnot.net>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
It should treat it the same as receiving a message like this:

GET / HTTP/A.B

which hopefully we cover already...



On 22/06/2011, at 10:36 PM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> On 2011-06-22 03:10, Mark Nottingham wrote:
>> OK, setting the milestone for -15 for this, as there doesn't seem to be any objection.
> 
> So how does this affect a recipient of a message with multiple digits.
> 
> Consider:
> 
>  GET / HTTP/1.10
>  Host: example.com
> 
> ...being received by an HTTP/1.1 server implemented according to HTTPbis.
> 
> Should it reject the message as invalid?
> 
> (I don't have a problem with that, but it seems we need to state that one way or the other)
> 
> Best regards, Julian

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