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

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2012 10:56:39 +1100
Cc: ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <59237B14-07B7-4BE1-A338-65A6C5C76C16@mnot.net>
To: Nils Goroll <slink@schokola.de>

On 24/10/2012, at 10:20 PM, Nils Goroll <slink@schokola.de> wrote:

>> A UA might decide to "remember" the downgrade longer than the scope of a single connection.
> Then the implication would be that all actual server processes behind an address or fqdn had to support the same version(s).

No - HTTP/1.0 is backwards-compatible with 1.1. There is not interoperability problem, because it still works.

Mark Nottingham   http://www.mnot.net/
Received on Wednesday, 24 October 2012 23:56:59 UTC

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