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WGLC issue: ambiguity in part 1 example

From: Amos Jeffries <squid3@treenet.co.nz>
Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2013 14:27:46 +1300
Message-ID: <51203212.9000009@treenet.co.nz>
To: "ietf-http-wg@w3.org" <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Part 1 section 2.1 example server response contains an entity body and a 
Content-Length header.

The Content-Length header is 2 bytes larger than the visible/printable 
bytes in the entity and it is not made clear that there are invisible 
trailer bytes being included in the in the displayed entity size.

I think at this early stage of the texts it would be best to keep things 
simple and only have the Content-Length equal to the visible bytes - 
"Hello world!" being 12 bytes long.

Amos
Received on Sunday, 17 February 2013 01:28:17 GMT

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