W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > ietf-http-wg@w3.org > April to June 2014

Re: #421: Mixed Schemes

From: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Apr 2014 10:39:18 -0700
Message-ID: <CABkgnnVk8oJuK+KVBt6UP7EM1mXEnVnJhRbX8O39v0_=Gy5ZXQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Roy T. Fielding" <fielding@gbiv.com>
Cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On 2 April 2014 10:29, Roy T. Fielding <fielding@gbiv.com> wrote:
>> BTW, hiding this critical text in the introduction of part 1 was
>> canny.  I went looking in a lot of places, but didn't think to look
>> there.
>
> Yeah, well ... I think at one point we were planning to have a more
> extensive description of all the wonderful things a proxy can do,
> but we ended up just defining the purpose of each field instead.

Which is adequate, if not ideal.  Honestly, if you were to
exhaustively enumerate what was possible, a -bis in 7 years would turn
into 70.

Maybe I should read the introductory section again.
Received on Wednesday, 2 April 2014 17:39:46 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 1 March 2016 11:11:25 UTC