Fwd: Rev05 nits

Dave sent me some nits off line; as we are in the final throes, I want
it in the record.
				- Jim

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  • From: Dave Kristol <dmk@research.bell-labs.com>
  • Date: Thu, 17 Sep 1998 15:44:35 -0400 (EDT)
  • Subject: Rev05 nits
  • To: jg@w3.org
  • Message-Id: <199809171944.PAA16406@aleatory.research.bell-labs.com>
You just *knew* you would hear from me, didn't you!? :-)
Some nits for the next go-round.


Have you noticed there's no Page 2 in the PostScript versions?!
Another gift from Word.

5.1.2 Request-URI

   The Request-URI is a Uniform Resource Identifier (section 3.2) and
   identifies the resource upon which to apply the request.

          Request-URI    = "*" | absoluteURI | abs_path | authority

   The three options for Request-URI are dependent on the nature of the

There are evidently four now.

14.16 Content Range
   When an HTTP message includes the content of multiple ranges (for
   example, a response to a request for multiple non-overlapping
   ranges), these are transmitted as a multipart message. The multipart
   media type used for this purpose is "multipart/byteranges" as defined
   in appendix 19.2. See appendix 19.6.3for a compatibility issue.
   					^-- insert space

19.6.3 Changes from RFC 2068
   worth fixing [39]. TE also solves another, obscure, downward
   interoperability problem that could have occured due to interactions
   					    ======= -> occurred
   between authentication trailers, chunked encoding and HTTP/1.0
   clients.(Section 3.6, 3.6.1, and 14.39)

Received on Tuesday, 3 November 1998 10:12:03 UTC