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Re: warning on duplicated headers

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Tue, 24 Jun 2003 03:19:53 +0200
To: Brant Langer Gurganus <brantgurganus2001@cherokeescouting.org>
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-ID: <3f22a65f.1893240455@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Brant Langer Gurganus wrote:
>Can the validator give a warning or error if there are duplicate headers 
>where it is illegal.  For example, brant.4omega.com gives an initial 
>text/html Content-Type.  I then try to have it changed to include the 
>character set by using <cfheader> in coldfusion.  However, I then have 
>two headers for Content-Type which is illegal according to the RFC since 
>these are no CSV-style headers.

For the content type header (and probably other headers the validator
uses) this would make some sense, but not for unused headers, after all,
it's a markup validator focussed on markup, not HTTP communication.

>Off topic: Does anybody know how I can get the server not to sent its 
>Content-Type header, but mine instead?

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