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Re: HTTPbis -10 drafts published

From: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>
Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2010 17:01:39 +1000
Cc: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <76AC083C-7D17-4B98-B177-1DDA61C8576D@mnot.net>
To: Willy Tarreau <w@1wt.eu>
Hi Willy,

On 14/07/2010, at 4:50 PM, Willy Tarreau wrote:

> Hi,
>> <http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-httpbis-p2-semantics-10#appendix-C.11>
> This one is still rather vague about the CONNECT method (7.9).
> It says :
>   This specification reserves the method name CONNECT for use with a
>   proxy that can dynamically switch to being a tunnel (e.g., SSL
>   tunneling [RFC2817]).

I was just looking at a couple of bookmarked e-mails regarding CONNECT, and thinking that taking responsibility for it from 2817 is something we should discuss in Maastricht; we already update it for other reasons, and several people have complained about this over the years.


Mark Nottingham     http://www.mnot.net/
Received on Wednesday, 14 July 2010 07:02:12 UTC

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