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Re: HTTP headers

From: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 17 Mar 2009 05:08:46 -0400 (EDT)
To: Jack Jansen <Jack.Jansen@cwi.nl>
cc: Media Fragment <public-media-fragment@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0903170507430.25566@ubzre.j3.bet>
On Mon, 16 Mar 2009, Jack Jansen wrote:

> Folks,
> I've started with a client-side implementation of MF (the python urllib 
> implementation that's on my plate), and implementing parsing goes pretty 
> well: there's enough info in the draft to get something going.
>
> Not so on the HTTP side, however.The 2way/4way document we have on the Wiki 
> outlines the general idea, but nothing yet in the way of a specification of 
> what the headers are, what their syntax is, etc.
>
> I tend to be an implementation-driven guy, and what I've done so far has 
> already uncovered some things in the client-side spec that has me raising an 
> eyebrow, I think it would be good to do the same exercise for the protocol 
> side. Doing an early implementation should allow us to fix warts before we go 
> public.

I will add examples but I thought that Raphaël had some in the document. 
I'll check.

> So, my question is: when can we expect a first draft of the protocol spec 
> that I could give a go at implementing?
> --
> Jack Jansen, <Jack.Jansen@cwi.nl>, http://www.cwi.nl/~jack
> If I can't dance I don't want to be part of your revolution -- Emma Goldman
>
>
>

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         ~~Yves
Received on Tuesday, 17 March 2009 09:08:55 GMT

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