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Re: Yet another trusted proxy suggestion

From: Poul-Henning Kamp <phk@phk.freebsd.dk>
Date: Mon, 02 Dec 2013 07:51:16 +0000
To: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
cc: Eliot Lear <lear@cisco.com>, Yoav Nir <synp71@live.com>, Paul Hoffman <paul.hoffman@gmail.com>, Nicolas Mailhot <nicolas.mailhot@laposte.net>, Stephen Farrell <stephen.farrell@cs.tcd.ie>, HTTP Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <6990.1385970676@critter.freebsd.dk>
In message <20131202074209.GO31597@1wt.eu>, Willy Tarreau writes:
>On Mon, Dec 02, 2013 at 08:20:22AM +0100, Eliot Lear wrote:
>> One of the things this conversation brings out is that there are many
>> use cases even at banks.
>Exactly, which is why we must always keep in mind that it is important to
>let implementers/users choose what they want and not try to decide for
>them what the protocol permits!

"Deliver tools, not policies."

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