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Re: WebIDs and Content-Location

From: Toby Inkster <tai@g5n.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 15 Apr 2012 22:41:12 +0100
To: Norman Gray <norman@astro.gla.ac.uk>
Cc: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>, Tim Berners-Lee <timbl@w3.org>, Linked Data community <public-lod@w3.org>, public-webid <public-webid@w3.org>, public-cwm-talk@w3.org, Owen Sacco <owen.sacco@deri.org>
Message-ID: <20120415224112.0d757fca@miranda.g5n.co.uk>
On Sun, 15 Apr 2012 21:48:09 +0100
Norman Gray <norman@astro.gla.ac.uk> wrote:

> tl;dr: content-location trumps request-uri.

As per RFC 2616, true.

But in practice, most browsers have never implemented this. Some HTTP
libraries do though. (libwww-perl does.) There are Internet drafts
planned to obsolete RFC 2616, and these change Content-Location's de
jure behaviour to match that of browsers.

See http://trac.tools.ietf.org/wg/httpbis/trac/ticket/154

Toby A Inkster
Received on Sunday, 15 April 2012 21:39:38 UTC

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