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Re: [VM] [Fwd: http-range resolution - should we ask purl.org to make 303 redirects possible? (DC, RSS1, ...)]

From: Dan Brickley <danbri@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 16 Aug 2005 10:17:45 -0400
To: "Ralph R. Swick" <swick@w3.org>
Cc: SWBPD WG <public-swbp-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20050816141745.GA31076@homer.w3.org>

* Ralph R. Swick <swick@w3.org> [2005-08-16 09:30-0400]
> At 10:23 PM 7/15/2005 +0100, Dan Brickley wrote:
> >fyi...
> >
> >Guess I should've cc:'d the WG list. I just asked TAG
> >whether a 302 response on the dc:title URI is something they
> >can live with.
> 
> I don't yet see a response to [1]your query in the www-tag archive.
> Have you had any indication of a leaning?

Not that I've seen. 


>    [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-tag/2005Jul/0012.html
> 
> I mentioned this question to TBL.  His off-the-cuff response was that
> in his opinion none of the other 3xx responses had appropriate
> semantics for the purposes of httpRange-14.  Reading the HTTP1.1
> spec myself, I'm quite inclined to agree.

Are you persuaded by the argument that the HTTP1.1 spec allows
302 to substitute for 303 anyway, so 302's should be tolerated?

Dan
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