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Re: issue 325: When are Location's semantics triggered?, was: Protocols/APIs and redirects

From: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
Date: Fri, 30 Dec 2011 07:09:45 +0100
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20111230060945.GD22331@1wt.eu>
On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 07:43:15PM -0500, Mark Nottingham wrote:
> One other thing --
> 
> p2 already has:
> 
> > For 3xx responses, the location SHOULD indicate the server's preferred URI for automatic redirection to the resource.
> 
> There was equivalent text in 2616. So, I think the resolution here is actually pretty minor; we just need to add text to p2 7.3 that reflects this; e.g.,
> 
> """A Location header on a 3xx response indicates that a client MAY automatically redirect to the URI provided; see [ref to Location header]."""
> 
> Comments?

Works for me.

Regards,
Willy
Received on Friday, 30 December 2011 06:10:08 GMT

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