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Re: multipart/@boundary

From: Florent Georges <fgeorges@fgeorges.org>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2009 14:27:52 +0100
Message-ID: <ebaca5bf0901140527h5cd8b851x47bb358b4c3a344f@mail.gmail.com>
To: Toman_Vojtech@emc.com
Cc: public-xml-processing-model-comments@w3.org

2009/1/14 ? wrote:

> Hmm, interesting point... One possible advantage of having the boundary
> information in the response could be that it makes it possible to
> "re-post" the response data to the server as-is: you just replace the
> c:response wrapper with c:request and pass it to p:http-request, without
> being forced to set the boundary information in c:multipart.

  Yes, I didn't think about that case.

> But I guess that the real question is: Does/can having the boundary
> information in the response cause any issues?

  Maybe not.  But having it required could maybe be an issue for an
implementation, I am not sure the existing APIs for HTTP do provide
this info.

  Regards,

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Florent Georges
http://www.fgeorges.org/
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