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

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2012 22:28:34 +1100
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <A773CD55-8438-4ED6-9926-F34922E5217F@mnot.net>
To: Roy T. Fielding <fielding@gbiv.com>

In If-Match:

> If none of the entity-tags match, or if "*" is given and no current representation exists, the server must not perform the requested method. Instead, the server must respond with the 412 (Precondition Failed) status code.

BTW, I think those mentions of "server" in the quoted bit above really need to be "origin server."

Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
Received on Monday, 19 March 2012 11:29:05 UTC

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