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Re: Issue 113, was: Proposed resolution for Issue 13 (language tags)

From: Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
Date: Sun, 03 Aug 2008 22:06:06 +0200
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: Frank Ellermann <hmdmhdfmhdjmzdtjmzdtzktdkztdjz@gmail.com>, ietf-http-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <1217793966.31004.9.camel@henriknordstrom.net>

On sön, 2008-08-03 at 15:06 +0200, Julian Reschke wrote:

> I just checked FF3, and the default Accept-Language it sends for me does 
> not include "*", but sure, servers typically send content outside the 
> language ranges it sends.

Uaing * makes the "I accept anything" fallback explicit. Otherwise
servers MAY return 406 if the response is not acceptable, even if most
prefer to return their default language instead.

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