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Re: Issues-list item "CACHING-CGI"

From: Koen Holtman <koen@win.tue.nl>
Date: Wed, 30 Jul 1997 19:48:28 +0200 (MET DST)
Message-Id: <199707301748.TAA04218@wsooti08.win.tue.nl>
To: Jim Gettys <jg@pa.dec.com>
Cc: http-wg%cuckoo.hpl.hp.com@hplb.hpl.hp.com
X-Mailing-List: <http-wg@cuckoo.hpl.hp.com> archive/latest/4018
Jim Gettys:

>he following got dropped on the floor, but for good cleanlyness
>reasons, I'm sending it to the list in case someone has some problem with
>declaring it closed, as it was marked otherwise in the issues list.

Hi Jim,

Yes, I have a problem with marking this issue as closed, so please
don't mark it as closed.

Like Roy, I am opposed to the wording:

> A cache MUST NOT assign a heuristic expiration time to a
> response for a URL that includes the strings "htbin", "cgi-bin", or
> "?" in its rel_path part. 

The strongest wording I would support here would be `A cache should
[lowercase!] be careful in assigning ...'.

>                                - Jim Gettys

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