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RE: GoLive, Host and Destination Header

From: Keith Wannamaker <Keith@Wannamaker.org>
Date: Mon, 6 Aug 2001 07:11:51 -0400
To: <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
| Now, you can look at it two ways:
| a) Well, nobody can move to a destination on a different server,
|    so ignoring the host part in Destination is Ok.
| b) Non-matching host parts is an error and should be reported as such.
| What do you think? How is your server handling this?

Xythos does allow moves and copies to (and from) a different server;
the destination header functions independently of the host header.

My reading of 2616 says the port in the Host header is required if
non-standard.  Therefore I would say Adobe's client's Host header 
is incorrect.

Received on Monday, 6 August 2001 08:12:27 UTC

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