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Re: No path in access item, etc.

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2007 16:24:30 -0700
Message-ID: <46522A2E.6040102@sicking.cc>
To: Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>
CC: public-appformats@w3.org

Tim Berners-Lee wrote:
> 1. The term "request URI" is a confusing term for the URI of the source 
> making the request, when the HTTP request has a URI in it which is the 
> requested URI. It isn't the URI of the requesting client, either.    
> Suggest: codebase URI?  This is like 'codebase principals' in existing 
> security models.

It is actually the URI of the requesting party, it's just making the 
request using the UA as proxy. The term "requesting URI" does seem more 
appropriate though.

/ Jonas
Received on Monday, 21 May 2007 23:29:19 UTC

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