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Re: #288: Considering messages in isolation

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 04 Jul 2011 18:14:19 +0200
Message-ID: <4E11E6DB.7090404@gmx.de>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
CC: httpbis Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2011-07-03 22:04, Julian Reschke wrote:
> On 2011-07-01 06:58, Mark Nottingham wrote:
>> Revised proposal:
>>
>> """
>> Recipients MUST consider every message in a connection in isolation;
>> because HTTP is a stateless protocol, it cannot be assumed that two
>> requests on the same connection are from the same client or share any
>> other common attributes. In particular, intermediaries might mix
>> requests from different clients into a single server connection. Note
>> that some existing HTTP extensions (e.g., [RFC4559]) violate this
>> requirement, thereby potentially causing interoperability and security
>> problems.
>> """
>  > ...
>
> Sounds good to me; will update the spec accordingly.
>
> Best regards, Julian

Done with <http://trac.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/changeset/1324> 
(and yes, the checkin comment is a typo).

Best regards, Julian
Received on Monday, 4 July 2011 16:14:48 GMT

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