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Re: WGLC issue: (minor?) scope of client/server attributes (specifically: downgrades) in p1

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2012 15:59:50 +1100
Cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <B0D66A8B-8D99-440B-B53C-3177B112322A@mnot.net>
To: Nils Goroll <slink@schokola.de>

On 24/10/2012, at 7:24 AM, Nils Goroll <slink@schokola.de> wrote:

> Hi Mark,
> 
> On 10/23/12 01:09 AM, Mark Nottingham wrote:
>> we generally try not to define / require things unless they're needed for interoperability
> 
> So shouldn't the scope for downgrades be defined for interoperability?
> 
> For upgrades, the draft defines the scope to be the connection, and it appears to me that this would be a sensible scope also for downgrades.


A UA might decide to "remember" the downgrade longer than the scope of a single connection.

Cheers,

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