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Re: #341: whitespace in request-lines and status-lines

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2012 15:31:48 +1100
Cc: Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <8D92280D-2FE5-41AE-941E-4C954EC7981F@mnot.net>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
OK, but currently we don't talk about multiple spaces (or other whitespace) in the top-line anywhere; what's the appropriate vehicle?

IMO we should at least consider the BNF, because we do so for BWS elsewhere, and the more explicit, the better. Dates are complex, and it's reasonable not to make their BNF even more so.

On 14/02/2012, at 2:58 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> On 2012-02-07 04:21, Mark Nottingham wrote:
>> Ticket:<http://trac.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/341>
>> ...
> I'm not sure we need to bake error handling into the ABNF. If we do it here, why not for HTTP-date?
> Best regards, Julian

Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
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