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Re: AD review of draft-ietf-httpbis-alt-svc-10

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sun, 10 Jan 2016 16:48:34 +0100
To: Barry Leiba <barryleiba@computer.org>, draft-ietf-httpbis-alt-svc@ietf.org
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <56927D52.2000106@gmx.de>
On 2015-12-31 15:29, Julian Reschke wrote:
> ...
> ...
>>     If a client becomes aware of multiple alternative services, it MAY
>>     choose the most suitable according to its own criteria (again,
>>     keeping security properties in mind).
>>
>> I don't think this is a 2119 "MAY": what *else* can it do?  You have no
>> other guidance about which alternative alternative to pick, so....  I
>> think this should just say, "it chooses the most suitable...."
>
> Agreed. I haven't changed that yet as it affects normative language but
> I will unless somebody wants to defend it soonish.
> ...

-> 
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Best regards, Julian
Received on Sunday, 10 January 2016 15:49:03 UTC

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