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RE: [CT-Guidelines Last Call] Clarification needed

From: JOSE MANUEL CANTERA FONSECA <jmcf@tid.es>
Date: Mon, 04 Aug 2008 16:34:52 +0200
To: Sean Owen <srowen@google.com>
Cc: "public-bpwg-comments@w3.org" <public-bpwg-comments@w3.org>
Message-id: <93AA9E47B82F684A868C217766F48905374C6CCE37@EXCLU2K7.hi.inet>

Yes, I know, but the document should say that, otherwise implementors would need to go to check the HTTP spec and so on, making it more difficult to read the spec


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De: public-bpwg-comments-request@w3.org [mailto:public-bpwg-comments-request@w3.org] En nombre de Sean Owen
Enviado el: lunes, 04 de agosto de 2008 16:33
Para: JOSE MANUEL CANTERA FONSECA
CC: public-bpwg-comments@w3.org
Asunto: Re: [CT-Guidelines Last Call] Clarification needed


For example if the representation varies based on the User-Agent
header, the response should contain the header:

Vary: User-Agent

On Mon, Aug 4, 2008 at 10:29 AM, JOSE MANUEL CANTERA FONSECA
<jmcf@tid.es> wrote:
> 4.2.3.1
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> If a server varies its representation according to examination of received
> HTTP headers then it must include a Vary HTTP header indicating this to be
> the case. If, in addition to, or instead of HTTP headers, a server varies
> its representation based on other factors (e.g. source IP Address) then it
> must, in accordance with [RFC 2616 HTTP], include a Vary header containing
> the value '*'.
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> What should contain the Vary HTTP Header when a server varies its
> representation according to examination of received HTTP headers?
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> Best Regards
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