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Re: c:multipart/@boundary

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Mar 2009 14:00:04 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-comments@w3.org
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"Florent Georges" <fgeorges@fgeorges.org> writes:
>   But the section does define the element for both request and
> response, and I guess the attribute is required only for requests.
> Actually, I think it should be required in requests, and forbidden in
> responses.  At least, I don't see what possibly could be its purpose
> in a response.

Providing the boundary in the response makes it possible to use that
response in a subsequent request without having to guess a plausible
boundary string.

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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