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	Title		: HTTP Authentication Credential Caching Extension
	Author(s)	: M. Nottingham
	Filename	: draft-nottingham-http-auth-cache-00.txt
	Pages		: 6
	Date		: 22-Feb-02
This note proposes an HTTP cache-control extension mechanism that
allows caching of authentication credentials, thereby allowing
authenticated resources to be served from cache without incurring the
cost of a round-trip to the origin server more than once during the
freshness lifetime of the credentials.

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