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Re: Ambiguities in header-field rules (p1-messaging)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2011 17:10:36 +0200
Message-ID: <4E511FEC.3090007@gmx.de>
To: Frank Mertens <frank@cyblogic.de>
CC: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 2011-08-18 10:09, Frank Mertens wrote:
> ...
> Yes, we should also have a strict version of the grammar.
> But for now, I'm happy with a working tolerant one;)
> Replacing OWS by BWS would also disable support for line folding.
> ...

We have discussed this years ago and as far as I recall decided to keep 
things simple by having a single ABNF, and add additional producer 
constraints into prose.

At this stage, I'm very reluctant to change this.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Sunday, 21 August 2011 15:11:10 GMT

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