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Re: "refresh" header

From: Thomas Broyer <t.broyer@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 2 Oct 2010 11:49:13 +0200
Message-ID: <AANLkTin_JPAFcNZ=JtLENyXpC6x4E08GH-owHUc2HuGG@mail.gmail.com>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Cc: Mark Nottingham <mnot@mnot.net>, HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
On Sat, Oct 2, 2010 at 9:33 AM, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de> wrote:
> On 01.10.2010 17:50, Thomas Broyer wrote:
>> ...
>> Is the Refresh header field defined somewhere? (the meta refresh is
>> defined in HTML, including HTML5 [4], but how about the HTTP header?
>> –that might have been the reason I kept the 308 around)
>> ...
> I don't think it has a proper spec, no is it registered.
> That being said, I checked when I saw the example in Mark's proposal. As far
> as I recall, the header "works" in all UAs I tested with the exception of
> Konqueror.
> So maybe it's time to actually specify it properly.

In HTTPbis or another spec?

(fortunately, most of the spec could be extracted/copied from HTML5,
with the editor's and/or WGs permission)

Thomas Broyer
Received on Saturday, 2 October 2010 10:19:16 UTC

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