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Re: New Version Notification for draft-tbray-http-legally-restricted-status-00.txt

From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2012 09:34:01 -0700
Message-ID: <CAHBU6iu1nwC7kcURcwnPin0J1ZehuD-PL9LBD4sH5KhsDL4o1Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Aaaaaaaand, it turns out MNot was right; I checked with an expert, and 451
is heavily used for “redirect” in the Msft ecosystem, notably including
HotMail’s hundreds of millions of users.  Consider it “4xx” (which I would
still argue for as opposed to 5xx).  -T

On Mon, Jun 11, 2012 at 6:49 PM, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net> wrote:
>
> On 12/06/2012, at 11:36 AM, Tim Bray wrote:
>
>> With apologies to MNot for ignoring his opinion (which I generally
>> agree with) about not picking particular
>> status values; but in this case I yielded to temptation.
>
> Since we'll be in Vancouver soon, this may cost you beer. :)
>
> Let's plan to have some discussion there in the WG meeting; Tim, would
you be willing to present?
>
> Regards,
>
>
>>
>> -T
>>
>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>> From:  <internet-drafts@ietf.org>
>> Date: Mon, Jun 11, 2012 at 6:33 PM
>> Subject: New Version Notification for
>> draft-tbray-http-legally-restricted-status-00.txt
>> To: tbray@textuality.com
>>
>> A new version of I-D, draft-tbray-http-legally-restricted-status-00.txt
>> has been successfully submitted by Tim Bray and posted to the
>> IETF repository.
>>
>> Filename:        draft-tbray-http-legally-restricted-status
>> Revision:        00
>> Title:           A New HTTP Status Code for Legally-restricted Resources
>> Creation date:   2012-06-11
>> WG ID:           Individual Submission
>> Number of pages: 5
>> URL:
>>
http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-tbray-http-legally-restricted-status-00.txt
>> Status:
>>
http://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-tbray-http-legally-restricted-status
>> Htmlized:        http://tools.ietf.org/html/submission.filename }}-00
>>
>>
>> Abstract:
>>   This document specifies an additional Hypertext Transfer Protocol
>>   (HTTP) status code for use when resource access is denied for legal
>>   reasons.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> The IETF Secretariat
>>
>
> --
> Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
>
>
>
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