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Re: #516 note about WWW-A parsing potentially misleading

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2013 14:01:32 +0100
Message-ID: <527254AC.7040803@gmx.de>
To: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
CC: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
On 2013-10-31 04:30, Mark Nottingham wrote:
>
> On 31/10/2013, at 2:31 AM, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
>> "User agents are advised to take special care in parsing the
>> WWW-Authenticate header field, as each field value can contain more than
>> one challenge, and each challenge can contain a comma-separated list of authentication parameters. Furthermore, the header field itself can occur multiple times."
>
>
> +1

-> <http://trac.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/changeset/2455>

(Note that I also removed a similar sentence that appeared under the 
"challenge" definition).

Best regards, Julian
Received on Thursday, 31 October 2013 13:02:03 UTC

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