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Re: Summary of comments on HTTP-in-RDF

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sat, 24 Mar 2007 11:43:33 +0000
Message-ID: <46050EE1.5010807@gmx.de>
To: Johannes Koch <johannes.koch@fit.fraunhofer.de>
Cc: public-wai-ert@w3.org




Johannes Koch schrieb:
> Hi Julian
> 
> Julian Reschke schrieb:
>> HTTP headers are *not* case-sensitive, see 
>> <http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/rfc2616.html#rfc.section.4.2.p.1>.
> 
>> Field names are case-insensitive.
> 
> Yes, Field _names_ are case-insensitive. That's why I wrote
> 
>  >>> Although both header names _are_ equivalent in HTTP terms, there may
>  >>> be a usecase :-)
> 
> However the field values may be case-sensitive, e.g. the Location header 
> value is a URI. URIs are case-sensitive.

Oops. Misread that. Sorry.

Yes, there are use cases for keeping the information about the casing 
around. Similar to trailing white space in the header name.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Saturday, 24 March 2007 15:06:36 GMT

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