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Mibiseconds (Re: Our old friends, weak ETags)

From: Carsten Bormann <cabo@tzi.org>
Date: Fri, 20 Jul 2012 10:22:34 +0200
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <5611CB89-025B-4619-A007-4446241B1DBB@tzi.org>
To: "Poul-Henning Kamp" <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
On Jul 20, 2012, at 09:58, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:

> milliseconds

Indeed, using milliseconds for anything is a "protocol smell".

If the resolution of milliseconds is about right for your needs, use mibiseconds (1/1024 s).

But this is off-topic for HTTP dates, for which mibiseconds are too long.
(And sorry for the Java guys :-)

Gre, Carsten
Received on Friday, 20 July 2012 08:23:04 GMT

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