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Re: WGLC Issue for p4: Optionality of Conditional Request Support

From: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@gbiv.com>
Date: Fri, 16 Mar 2012 15:16:48 -0700
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <75760F6E-AE0B-41D1-9DD6-E17ECA795E80@gbiv.com>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
On Mar 16, 2012, at 1:53 AM, Mark Nottingham wrote:

> Is p4 optional or not (for servers, clients, etc.)? I think it is, and so it should be explicitly marked as such.

Nope, conditional requests have always been a SHOULD implement
because of the benefits to the rest of Internet.

....Roy
Received on Friday, 16 March 2012 22:17:16 GMT

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