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Re: Content Negotiation: state of the art!

From: David W. Morris <dwm@xpasc.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Nov 1996 12:15:42 -0800 (PST)
To: Koen Holtman <koen@win.tue.nl>
Cc: http working group <http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com>
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On Mon, 11 Nov 1996, Koen Holtman wrote:

> We don't think that a numeric range N -- infinity is a frequently
> occuring case, so there is no ftag>=N form to optimize it.

Huh? I would expect a version check for at least N to be heavily used
just like size<=N might be heavily used. Sometimes logical completeness
is sufficient to justify inclusion of a feature and that should be
the case here.

Dave Morris
Received on Monday, 11 November 1996 12:24:45 UTC

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