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

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2012 20:25:03 +1000
Cc: J Ross Nicoll <jrn@jrn.me.uk>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <6FDFE415-A52D-481A-A665-DDE8AA684616@mnot.net>
To: Stephen Farrell <stephen.farrell@cs.tcd.ie>
And putting the word "legal" in a protocol element isn't problematic??

I suggested "5xx Network Policy Violation" earlier; my .02 is that's more straightforward, more neutral, more useful, and more likely to actually be used.

Cheers,


On 13/06/2012, at 7:59 PM, Stephen Farrell wrote:

> 
> 
> On 06/13/2012 08:10 AM, J Ross Nicoll wrote:
>> Should this only be for legal restrictions? Do we want to perhaps expand
>> the scope to cover, for example, parents filtering a home Internet
>> connection, or an employer filtering a workplace connection?
> 
> Hmmm. My guess would be that the the broader the scope, the
> more likely this is to be problematic. And I suspect that'd
> not be a linear relationship, but more like an exponential
> increase in difficulty getting done with each small increase
> in scope. Just my guess though.
> 
> S
> 
>> 
>> On 12/06/2012 02:36, 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.
>>> 
>>> rfc2xml output at
>>> http://www.tbray.org/tmp/draft-tbray-http-legally-restricted-status.html
>>> 
>>>  -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
>>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
> 

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