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Re: Fwd: New Version Notification - draft-snell-http-prefer-16.txt

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2012 14:09:35 +0200
Message-ID: <508A7D7F.3030603@gmx.de>
To: James M Snell <jasnell@gmail.com>
CC: ietf-http-wg@w3.org, Barry Leiba <barryleiba@computer.org>
On 2012-10-26 10:47, Julian Reschke wrote:
> On 2012-10-24 17:51, James M Snell wrote:
>> FYI... a new version of the HTTP Prefer header draft has been published
>> based on all of the excellent last call feedback received.
>> There are several significant changes, all driven by received feedback...
>> ...
> So I think there should be another LC, optimally after we are done with
> the HTTPbis WGLCs.

So I hear this was approved in the meantime without another round of 
review. This is bad.

For instance, the newly introduced Preference-Applied header field is 
defined as:

   Preference-Applied = "Preference-Applied" ":" 1#token

and has the example:


      HTTP/1.1 200 OK
      Content-Type: application/json
      Preference-Applied: return=representation
      Content-Location: /my-document

      {"a": 1}

But the "token" ABNF production doesn't include "=".

There may be more problems like these. Please go back to LC.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Friday, 26 October 2012 12:12:01 UTC

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