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Re: [HTTP-in-RDF] connecting via proxy

From: Shadi Abou-Zahra <shadi@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2007 11:34:13 +0200
Message-ID: <469C8D15.5020004@w3.org>
To: Johannes Koch <johannes.koch@fit.fraunhofer.de>
CC: public-wai-ert@w3.org

Hello again,

Johannes Koch wrote:
> 
> Shadi Abou-Zahra schrieb:
>> I thought that http:connectionAuthority is always the physical server 
>> that the client connects to, while the http:authority is the 
>> connection request of the client.
> 
> http:authority is only used when the requestURI is an authority 
> <http://www.w3.org/Protocols/rfc2616/rfc2616-sec5.html#sec5.1.2>:
> 
>> The authority form is only used by the CONNECT method
> 
> So for a GET request, the requestURI would be
> 
>   <http:abs_path>/somewhere</http:abs_path>

RFC 2616 says: "The absoluteURI form is REQUIRED when the request is 
being made to a proxy".

So I don't think you can use http:abs_path as above, it will have to be 
"http://www.example.org:80/somewhere".

Regards,
   Shadi


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