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Re: draft-ietf-httpbis-p5-range-latest, "5.3 If-Range"

From: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 15 Nov 2012 05:21:00 -0500 (EST)
To: Thomas Fossati <TFossati@velocix.com>
cc: "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.1.10.1211150520170.17744@wnl.j3.bet>
On Wed, 24 Oct 2012, Thomas Fossati wrote:

> <https://svn.tools.ietf.org/svn/wg/httpbis/draft-ietf-httpbis/latest/p5-ran
> ge.html#header.if-range>:
>
> Last paragraph: what should be sent by the server in case the validator in
> the If-Range does not match, and the byte-range-set in the Range header
> has empty intersection with the current resource representation ?

The current text says:
<<
If the validator does not match, then the server should send the entire 
representation using a 200 (OK) response.If the validator does not match, 
then the server should send the entire representation using a 200 (OK) 
response.
>>
So the Range header is ignored if If-Range is not matching.

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         ~~Yves
Received on Thursday, 15 November 2012 10:21:02 GMT

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