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Re: Rechartering HTTPbis

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Mon, 06 Feb 2012 10:07:44 +0100
Message-ID: <4F2F9860.2060109@gmx.de>
To: Henrik Nordström <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
CC: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>, Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2012-02-06 09:42, Henrik Nordström wrote:
> mån 2012-02-06 klockan 08:51 +0100 skrev Julian Reschke:
>> It will break some uses of Content-Disposition. It will not fix
>> authentication.
> Sorry bad wording from my part. I meant that it breaks some and fix
> some, mainly affecting authentication. But yes, the same reasoning also

It doesn't affect Basic auth at all, because Basic uses plain-ASCII (so 
the encoding happens on a different layer).

> applies to Content-Disposition. But I do not think that I have seen
> non-ascii characters ever work well in Content-Disposition..

Check the issue trackers for Firefox and Chrome, or browse StackOverflow :-)

>> But it's a bad idea to open for I18N in field names.
>> Sure. Did anybody propose that?
> I do not think so. Only mentioned it in case someone had doubts.

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